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See definition of foretaste on Dictionary.com
  • as inanticipation
  • as inanticipation
  • as inwriting on the wall
  • as inanticipate

synonyms for foretaste

  • apprehension
  • awareness
  • foreboding
  • forecast
  • foresight
  • forethought
  • inkling
  • intuition
  • preconception
  • premonition
  • prescience
  • presentiment
  • prevision
  • realization
  • foreseeing
  • prior knowledge
See also synonyms for: foretasted / foretasting

antonyms for foretaste

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  • hindsight
  • ignorance
  • thoughtlessness
  • amazement
  • astonishment
  • doubt
  • fear
  • sensation
  • surprise
  • wonder
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    How to use foretaste in a sentence

    His fight against inequalities of rank is, as it were, a foretaste of the revolution.
    THE HISTORY OF MODERN PAINTING, VOLUME 1 (OF 4)RICHARD MUTHER
    By my faith, cousin, he hath given us to-day a foretaste of what he will be as a man!
    WITH SPURS OF GOLDFRANCES NIMMO GREENE
    If ever a human creature had a foretaste of heaven it was Honora during the few weeks that followed this happy day.
    THE ART OF DISAPPEARINGJOHN TALBOT SMITH
    And I, poor foolish I, deemed all this to be a mere foretaste of the delights of living I should find higher above me in society.
    REVOLUTION AND OTHER ESSAYSJACK LONDON
    It was a resume of the 'Quaker City' letters—a foretaste of the book which would presently follow.
    MARK TWAIN, A BIOGRAPHY, 1835-1910, COMPLETEALBERT BIGELOW PAINE
    The collapse which he had witnessed gave him as it were a foretaste, a bitter savour of the trials to come.
    THE LONG NIGHTSTANLEY WEYMAN
    This is but the first instalment of Pandours to Friedrich; and the mere foretaste of what they can do in the veiling way.
    HISTORY OF FRIEDRICH II. OF PRUSSIA, VOL. XII. (OF XXI.)THOMAS CARLYLE
    The fresh designs show fragments of Greek taste, such as masks and foliage, and give one a slight foretaste of the Renaissance.
    NEEDLEWORK AS ARTMARIAN ALFORD
    The movement to Bedford was extremely well managed, and gave a foretaste of the good staff work which was to follow.
    THE HISTORY OF THE 51ST (HIGHLAND) DIVISION 1914-1918FREDERICK WILLIAM BEWSHER
    Their spirits rose as they privately talked among themselves of the real Indian warfare of which this was a foretaste.
    THE BOY SETTLERSNOAH BROOKS
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