horoscopy

[ haw-ros-kuh-pee, hoh- ]
/ hɔˈrɒs kə pi, hoʊ- /

noun

Archaic. the casting or taking of horoscopes.

Nearby words

  1. horometry,
  2. horopito,
  3. horopter,
  4. horoscope,
  5. horoscopic,
  6. horotelic,
  7. horovitz,
  8. horowitz,
  9. horowitz, vladimir,
  10. horrendous

Origin of horoscopy

First recorded in 1645–55; horoscope + -y3

Related formshor·o·scop·er [hawr-uh-skoh-per, hor-] /ˈhɔr əˌskoʊ pər, ˈhɒr-/, ho·ros·co·pist [haw-ros-kuh-pist, hoh-, hawr-uh-skoh-pist, hor-] /hɔˈrɒs kə pɪst, hoʊ-, ˈhɔr əˌskoʊ pɪst, ˈhɒr-/, noun

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British Dictionary definitions for horoscopy

horoscopy

/ (hɒˈrɒskəpɪ) /

noun plural -pies

the casting and interpretation of horoscopes
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