What does the word palmistry mean?

Usage examples for palmistry

  1. This is the simplest presentation of the science of Modern Palmistry published. – Not Like Other Girls by Rosa N. Carey
  2. She paused for a moment, leaving Dane somewhat impressed, for, although no believer in palmistry of that description, he had seen that Miss Castro was apparently not speaking without a purpose. – The League of the Leopard by Harold Bindloss
  3. To Ford the place suggested a cigar- divan rather than a bedroom, and he guessed, correctly, that when Prothero had played at palmistry and clairvoyance this had been the place where he received his dupes. – The Lost House by Richard Harding Davis