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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An unfavorable omen; A feeling of evil to come.

Usage examples (39)
  • A steadily escalating sense of foreboding
  • "From Winchester!" said Cadfael with certainty, recalling the foreboding, the cloud and the fire.
  • At the start of the quick-cut teaser, Crockett (Colin Farrell) says: "You understand the meaning of the word foreboding?
  • Many persons have an obscure perception -- a foreboding, which is to them always indicative of an approaching earthquake. for more
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