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Definition of "futurological" [futurological]

  • Pertaining to futurology. (adjective) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "futurological" in a sentence
  • "While such definitions are generally vague enough to allow for fiction founded on most any conceit of technical possibility (i.e. “speculative elements” in general rather than specific conceits like the robot or the rocketship), incoherent attempts to disallow conceits of metaphysical impossibility have led to an artificial distinction between futurological Sci-Fi and works of a more conceptual nature."
  • "Back in 1954 the Austrian social thinker Robert Jungk wrote a bestselling futurological study, the title of which, Tomorrow is Already Here, predicted the way science fact would be constantly breathing down the neck of science fiction as the 20th century proceeded."
  • "Some interesting futurological stuff; not interesting enough for me to pay seventeen dollars."