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OTHER WORDS FROM oracularo·rac·u·lar·ly, adverbo·rac·u·lar·i·ty [aw-rak-yuh-lar-i-tee, oh-rak-], /ɔˌræk yəˈlær ɪ ti, oʊˌræk-/, o·rac·u·lar·ness, noun
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They make the Court an oracular interpreter of the 225-year-old Constitution that serves as the most basic American law.God Save the United States From This Anti-Democratic Court|Jedediah Purdy|June 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
There was something oracular about that voice, something that sounded as old as time itself.
His comments are aphoristic or oracular, but often infused with wit.
Greenspan cultivated an oracular air, his utterances vague and technocratic yet hinting at shamanistic powers.
After this manifestation of spiritual presence, the priest within is prepared to give oracular responses.The Indian in his Wigwam|Henry R. Schoolcraft
Unreasonably to the others, Michael did not object very much to Wilmot's oracular addresses on the delights of youth.Sinister Street, vol. 1|Compton Mackenzie
"I would na be surprised," he observed with oracular amiability.That Lass O' Lowrie's|Frances Hodgson Burnett
I suppose I remembered it for its oracular sound, and because I was not intended to listen.The Heir of Redclyffe|Charlotte M. Yonge
"Nothing offends a woman so much as to be afraid of offending her," was her oracular reply, as she flitted over the sill.Love in a Cloud|Arlo Bates