prophecy vs. prophesy – The Correct Way to Use Each – English Learning

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Prophecy

Definition:

knowledge of the future (usually said to be obtained from a divine source)(also spelled prophesy)

Examples:

The priest is studying examples of prophecy in the Bible.

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Prophesy

Definition:

predict or reveal through, or as if through, divine inspiration

Examples:

The article claims to prophesy future events.

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