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verb as in announce

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Before that heaven which our presentiments foreshow us, we cannot easily praise any form of life we have seen or read of.

Fishes, when they bite more readily, and gambol near the surface of streams or pools, foreshow rain.

Kine (cattle) are said to foreshow rain when they lick their fore-feet, or lie on their right side.

Could it read their gentle lines, and foreshow by any ripple of its own, the destiny of her who looked upon it?

And did the candle prognosticate, I mean foreshow his death?


On this page you'll find 121 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to foreshow, such as: indicate, predict, signal, augur, forebode, and forecast.

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