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[aw-rak-yuh-ler, oh-rak-] /ɔˈræk yə lər, oʊˈræk-/

of the nature of, resembling, or suggesting an :
an oracular response.
giving forth utterances or decisions as if by special inspiration or authority.
uttered or delivered as if divinely inspired or infallible; sententious.
ambiguous; obscure.
portentous; ominous.
of or relating to an oracle: Apollo had his oracular shrine at Delphi
wise and prophetic: an oracular political thriller
mysterious or ambiguous

1670s, from Latin oraculum (see oracle) + -ar.


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