Definitions

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  • n. One who practices palmistry.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One who practices palmistry.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One who deals in palmistry, or pretends to tell fortunes by the palm of the hand, especially by its lines.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. fortuneteller who predicts your future by the lines on your palms

Etymologies

See palmistry. (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • If it is really, as it seems to be, an advertisement of a French palmister who expects to escape punishment for the outrage he has instigated because of his distant residence from the scene of its commission, Monsieur Mercade will quickly discover his mistake The State Department has already communicated with the proper authorities at Paris, asking them to apprehend Mercade, and a reply is expected not later than this afternoon.

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