scry

scry

[skrahy]
verb (used without object), scried, scrying.
to use divination to discover hidden knowledge or future events, especially by means of a crystal ball.

Origin:
aphetic shortening of descry

scryer, noun
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scry (skraɪ)
 
vb , scries, scrying, scried
(intr) to divine, esp by crystal gazing
 
[C16: from descry]

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