Prophetic – Accurately predicting what will happen in the future
To remember the definition of the word prophetic, use the following mnemonic:
The prophet was pathetic (prophetic); my mum was the one who accurately predicted what would happen in the future.
Examples of prophetic in a sentence
Her early achievements were prophetic of her future greatness.
His warnings about the journey proved prophetic.
Tim did not like the portrait painted of him but later came to recognise its prophetic qualities.