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noun [countable]     Cassandra pronunciation in British English
/kəˈsændrə/
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singularCassandra
pluralCassandras
 
  1. someone who always says that something very bad is going to happen with the result that no one listens to them
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From old Greek stories in which a princess of Troy called Cassandra knew what would happen in the future but was not believed.
 
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