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verb [transitive] predict pronunciation in American English /prɪˈdɪkt/
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present tense
I/you/we/theypredict
he/she/itpredicts
present participlepredicting
past tensepredicted
past participlepredicted
  1. to say what you think will happen in the future
    They’re predicting heavy rain for tomorrow.
    predict (that): Industry leaders predict that another 8,000 jobs could be lost by the end of the year.

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