Definition of palmist in English:


Line breaks: palm|ist
Pronunciation: /ˈpɑːmɪst


  • A person who practises palmistry; a palm reader.
    More example sentences
    • They are identified by palmists as head lines, heart lines, life lines, and fate or destiny lines, and are alleged to be useful in predicting a person's future.
    • There were coffee houses which offered fortune tellers, palmists, physiognomists, job counselors and origami instructors.
    • Selection bias partly explains why there are so many satisfied customers who go to psychics, tarot card readers, palmists, and faith healers.
    fortune teller, palm reader, clairvoyant, chiromancer
    rare chirosophist, palmister

More definitions of palmist

Definition of palmist in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day skosh
Pronunciation: skəʊʃ
a small amount; a little