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clairvoyant

clair·voy·ant

clairvoyant

 
 
pronunciation:
kleIr voI nt
parts of speech:
adjective, noun
part of speech: adjective
definition: possessing the ability to see or know things that are beyond the five senses.
They believed the woman was truly clairvoyant as there was no other way to explain how she knew the things she did.
synonyms:
divining, psychic, telepathic
similar words:
extrasensory, oracular
 
part of speech: noun
definition: a person possessing clairvoyance.
synonyms:
psychic
similar words:
auger, fortuneteller, medium, prophet, soothsayer
derivation: clairvoyantly (adv.)