Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.


Mary's most kind love, and may be a wrong prophet of your bodings!

These bodings of good-fortune shall be stifled; I'll call them folly, and forget them.

Portents of disaster and bodings of coming trouble succeeded the famine, for the most part of a very understandable nature.

Charley fetched out one hearty speech after another, and did his best to drive away his friend's bodings and apprehensions.

The first telegrams which appeared in the daily papers brought anxiety and bodings of ill to many households.

I trust that no bodings of the woes which awaited her cast a shadow over her spirits then.

But by and by I cheered up, set the watch by guess, and commanded my bodings and superstitions to depart.

And yet having these bodings, I cannot feel quite easy in withholding them from you.

Do not reply to these bodings—they are gone—they seem absurd!

So they parted sorrowfully, with oppressed hearts which were filled with bodings.