Definition of spaewife in English:

spaewife

noun

Scottish
  • A woman who is believed to be able to predict the future.

    • ‘There was a time when Highland spaewives believed in microbes and infection while the qualified physicians laughed at their quaint superstitions.’
    • ‘But perhaps my teacher, the spaewife of Ostree, may know better.’

Pronunciation:

spaewife

/ˈspeɪwʌɪf/