Definition of pseudo-prophetic in English:

pseudo-prophetic

adjective

  • Of, relating to, or characteristic of a pseudoprophet or pseudoprophecy; that is a pseudoprophet.

Origin

Mid 17th century; earliest use found in Henry More (1614–1687), philosopher, poet, and theologian. From pseudo- + prophetic, after pseudoprophet. Compare Byzantine Greek or Hellenistic Greek ψευδοπροϕητικός, post-classical Latin pseudopropheticus (early 3rd cent. in Tertullian).

Pronunciation

pseudo-prophetic

/ˌs(j)uːdə(ʊ)prəˈfɛtɪk/