If his prophetic soul had been urged to particularize, it seemed to him that "fits" would have been the definite expression alighted upon.
No soul was prophetic enough to have any foreboding as to what might appear on the trial of Joshua Rigg.
If Bulstrode should turn out to be a rascal, Frank Hawley had a prophetic soul.
It contained that concentrated experience which in great crises of emotion reveals the bias of a nature, and is prophetic of the ultimate act which will end an intermediate struggle.
Fred did not enter into formal reasons, which are a very artificial, inexact way of representing the tingling returns of old habit, and the caprices of young blood: but there was lurking in him a prophetic sense that evening, that when he began to play he should also begin to bet—that he should enjoy some punch-drinking, and in general prepare himself for feeling "rather seedy" in the morning.
"That is what I expect, you know," said Mr. Brooke, not wishing to betray how little he enjoyed this prophetic sketch—"what I expect as an independent man.
There are no more uses of "prophetic" in the book.