[ dohp-ster ]
/ ˈdoʊp stər /
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a person who undertakes to predict the outcome of elections, sports events, or other contests that hold the public interest.
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British Dictionary definitions for dopester
/ (ˈdəʊpstə) /
US and Canadian slang a person who makes predictions, esp in sport or politics
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