Definition of horoscope noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈhɒrəskəʊp//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈhɔːrəskoʊp//
, NAmE//ˈhɑːrəskoʊp//
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a description of what is going to happen to somebody in the future, based on the position of the stars and the planets when the person was born Word OriginOld English: via Latin from Greek hōroskopos, from hōra ‘time’ + skopos ‘observer’.Extra examples Do you believe in horoscopes? To cast someone’s horoscope, you need to know their date and exact time of birth. What does your horoscope say?
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: horoscope