Definition of clairvoyant in English:
A person who claims to have a supernatural ability to perceive events in the future or beyond normal sensory contact.
- During the two weeks of special events, clairvoyants, psychics and other special guests from across the country will be visiting the Heber Street church.
- These are our visionaries, spiritualists, clairvoyants and psychics.
- As part of my research I met psychics, mediums and clairvoyants, and just got them to tell me about their lives.
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Having or exhibiting an ability to perceive events in the future or beyond normal sensory contact: he didn’t tell me about it and I’m not clairvoyant
More example sentences
- Samantha does in fact have completely reliable clairvoyant power, and her belief about the President did result from the operation of that power.
- Their location was not a secret to those with clairvoyant powers.
- Now imagine that one of these individuals knows all about the counter-evidence and is thus sceptical about the existence of clairvoyant powers.
late 17th century (in the sense 'clear-sighted, perceptive'): from French, from clair 'clear' + voyant 'seeing' (from voir 'to see'). The current sense dates from the mid 19th century.
- Example sentences
- ‘I think he's very gifted clairvoyantly,’ she says in her high, quickly-spoken voice.
- The participant could know clairvoyantly which which card would later be selected.
- There are people who went to various camps or events where he was and they said clairvoyantly they saw this great being overshadowing him.