tell (someone's) fortune

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tell (someone's) fortune

To (profess to) anticipate and inform someone about certain outcomes or events in their near or distant future. This old lady in the apartment next to mine offered to tell my fortune for ten bucks. I never go in for stuff like that, but I'll admit that I'm a bit curious.
See also: fortune, tell
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I call myself a medium hitter, particularly if they don't tell my fortune correctly.
I'll tell my fortune with a dandelion, release its petals to the moon:
I was in Kidderminster and I was just coming out of the William Hill betting shop when I was approached by a woman who offered to tell my fortune.
She said: "He came in and said he would tell my fortune.
When the old man and his crow picked the long folded parchment to tell my fortune at five, they never told about leaving, the burning tarmac and giant wheels.
Sometimes, living with him, like that black silent crow I shake the cylinder of memory and tell my fortune all over again.