An augur of ancient Rome, especially one who interpreted omens derived from the observation of birds.
A person who speaks by divine inspiration or as the interpreter through whom the will of a god is expressed.
The chief spokeswoman of a movement or cause.
One of a number of women regarded as oracles or prophets by the ancient Greeks and Romans.
(Historical) A person who professes to foretell the future
Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster's Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
The power to foresee
The definition of an augur is a clairvoyant, priest or collection of priests whose job it was to interpret what the gods wanted.
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