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prophecy
used in The Lightning Thief

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Definition
a prediction of the future (usually said to be obtained in a supernatural way)
  • He'd had a prophecy from the Oracle.
    Chapter 7 (68% in)
  • I hate prophecies.
    Chapter 7 (66% in)
  • Part of a prophecy I had years ago ... well, some of the lines make sense to me, now.
    Chapter 9 (55% in)
  • Inside my head, I heard a voice, slithering into one ear and coiling around my brain: I am the spirit of Delphi, speaker of the prophecies of Phoebus Apollo, slayer of the mighty Python.
    Chapter 9 (63% in)
  • I got the feeling there was a lot he wasn't telling me about his prophecy, but I decided I couldn't worry about that right now.
    Chapter 9 (89% in)
  • But the prophecy is clear to me now.
    Chapter 10 (23% in)
  • I wondered if I was looking at prophecies that had come true.
    Chapter 19 (38% in)
  • I thought about the prophecy made at Half-Blood Hill, what seemed like a million years ago.
    Chapter 19 (89% in)
  • "The prophecy was right," I said.
    Chapter 20 (9% in)
  • 22 THE PROPHECY COMES TRUE We were the first heroes to return alive to Half-Blood Hill since Luke, so of course everybody treated us as if we'd won some reality-TV contest.
    Chapter 22 (0% in)
  • I tried to convince myself that its prophecy had come to completion.
    Chapter 22 (22% in)
  • Chiron ... your prophecy from the Oracle ... it was about Kronos, wasn't it?
    Chapter 22 (82% in)

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