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See definition of forerun on Dictionary.com
  • as inannounce
  • as inantedate
  • as inherald
  • as inprecede
  • as inpredate
  • as inpresage
  • as inrank

synonyms for forerun

  • indicate
  • predict
  • signal
  • augur
  • forebode
  • forecast
  • foreshow
  • foretell
  • harbinger
  • herald
  • portend
  • presage
  • signify
  • antecede
  • backdate
  • come first
  • go before
  • misdate
  • precede
  • predate
  • anachronize
  • date back
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antonyms for forerun

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  • be quiet
  • bottle up
  • conceal
  • hide
  • keep secret
  • refrain
  • repress
  • suppress
  • withhold
  • come after
  • go after
  • follow
  • postdate
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      How to use forerun in a sentence

      He called to his mind the various portents and prophecies which had forerun their present danger.
      THE KNICKERBOCKER, OR NEW-YORK MONTHLY MAGAZINE, MAY 1844VARIOUS
      It cannot forerun the limitations of its day, nor anticipate the conquests and common possessions of the future.
      SPENSERR. W. CHURCH
      Nor only him who asks, Thy bounty succours, but doth freely oft Forerun the asking.
      THE VISION OF PARADISE, COMPLETEDANTE ALIGHIERI
      But the reflexes have a machine-like fatality, and conscious aim does not forerun their execution.
      ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 4, SLICE 4VARIOUS
      The cape jasmine wore hundreds of her own white favors, whose fragrance forerun the sight.
      DR. SEVIERGEORGE W. CABLE
      True that the overthrow of Constantinople had forerun this event by nearly half a century.
      BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, VOLUME 56, NUMBER 348VARIOUS
      The President's secret had been well kept, and for once rumor had not forerun execution.
      ABRAHAM LINCOLN, VOL. IIJOHN T. MORSE
      He only wondered what strange experience this blindfold journey was to forerun.
      THE STORY OF THE FOSS RIVER RANCHRIDGWELL CULLUM
      I saw evidences of war-paint and a recent war-dance that forerun an Indian attack.
      VANGUARDS OF THE PLAINSMARGARET MCCARTER
      It has always kept pace with and frequently forerun revolutions.
      PARIS AND THE SOCIAL REVOLUTIONALVAN FRANCIS SANBORN
      SYNONYM OF THE DAY
      OCTOBER 26, 1985
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      WORDS RELATED TO FORERUN

      • augur
      • forebode
      • forecast
      • forerun
      • foreshow
      • foretell
      • harbinger
      • herald
      • indicate
      • portend
      • predict
      • presage
      • signal
      • signify
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