What is another word for Oracularly?

20 synonyms found


[ ɔːɹˈakjʊləli], [ ɔːɹˈakjʊləli], [ ɔː_ɹ_ˈa_k_j_ʊ_l_ə_l_i]

How to use "Oracularly" in context?

When used in conversation, the word "Oracularly" connotes that the person is speaking in a mysterious, mystical or supernatural way. The Oxford English Dictionary cites the first record of its use as 1871. Today, the word may be used informally to describe any uttered communication that is not readily understood. A person can speak or write in an oracular way when they possess revelatory or insightful knowledge. In some cases, oracular statements can be interpreted to be prophetic or a sign from God.

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