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prophesy
used in Ulysses by James Joyce

3 uses
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Definition
predict or reveal — especially through, or as if through, divine inspiration
  • BANTAM LYONS: Prophesy who will win the Saint Leger.
    Episode 15 — Circe (38% in)
  • ...way by Nelson's Pillar, Henry street, Mary street, Capel street, Little Britain street chanting the introit in Epiphania Domini which beginneth Surge, illuminare and thereafter most sweetly the gradual Omnes which saith de Saba venient they did divers wonders such as casting out devils, raising the dead to life, multiplying fishes, healing the halt and the blind, discovering various articles which had been mislaid, interpreting and fulfilling the scriptures, blessing and prophesying.
    Episode 12 — Cyclops (90% in)
  • Kalipedia, he prophesied, would soon be generally adopted and all the graces of life, genuinely good music, agreeable literature, light philosophy, instructive pictures, plastercast reproductions of the classical statues such as Venus and Apollo, artistic coloured photographs of prize babies, all these little attentions would enable ladies who were in a particular condition to pass the intervening months in a most enjoyable manner.
    Episode 14 — Oxen Of The Sun (78% in)

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