Definition of diviner in English:



  • See divine

    • ‘A number of people are recognized as clairvoyants and diviners, working sometimes within and sometimes outside the Christian churches.’
    • ‘When this happens, the help of a diviner or herbalist is sought.’
    • ‘Every decision surrounding the production was made after Norbu carefully consulted with yogis, oracles and diviners.’
    • ‘They ask soothsayers and diviners to find out the cause of problems and to suggest remedies.’
    • ‘It was here in the 19th century that the famous Xhosa prophet and diviner Nxele attempted a resurrection.’
    fortune teller, clairvoyant, crystal gazer, visionary, psychic, seer, soothsayer, prognosticator, prophesier, prophet, prophetess, oracle, sibyl, sage, wise man, wise woman
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