Part of speech: noun

One who foretells; a Prophet.

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Usage examples "seer":

  1. Darkness was about him rendering him invisible to the eyes of the seer. - "The Garden Of Allah", Robert Hichens.
  2. Thus and only thus do truth and delusion mingle in the magic of eyes- the spectral past suffusing with charm ineffable the apparition of the present; and the sudden splendour in the soul of the seer is but a flash, one soundless sheet lightning of the infinite memory. - "Lafcadio Hearn", Nina H. Kennard.
  3. In vision wrapp'd, the Hyperesian seer Uprose, and thus divined the vengeance near: O race to death devote! - "The Odyssey of Homer", Homer, translated by Alexander Pope.