Share this entry

Share this page


Saltos de línea: pre|dic¦tion
Pronunciación: /prɪˈdɪkʃ(ə)n

Definición de prediction en inglés:


1A thing predicted; a forecast: a prediction that economic growth would resume
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Severe frost is likely over the next month or so according to weather predictions.
  • So I think all the predictions and projections everybody is making are on target.
  • Londonist scoured some of the weather sites and found the following predictions.
1.1 [mass noun] The action of predicting something: the prediction of future behaviour
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • My guess is that any such precision of prediction or of control lies decades into the future.
  • Although yesterday's election defied all attempts at prediction, that tradition remained.
  • This approach to reading stresses the importance of prediction in the reading process.


mid 16th century: from Latin praedictio(n-), from praedicere 'make known beforehand' (see predict).

Definición de prediction en:

Share this entry

Share this page


¿Qué te llama la atención de esta palabra o frase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Obtenga más de Oxford Dictionaries

Suscribirse para eliminar anuncios y acceder a los recursos premium

Palabra del día Noel
Pronunciación: nəʊˈɛl