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

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR FORETELLING

Beriah's pet idee was foretelling what the weather was going to be.

About them was grouped a large following, foretelling fresh developments.

You have interrupted this young lady just when she was foretelling me most interesting things!

Note first here, as we did in Scott, the concentrating and foretelling power.

Waken him now till they'll see did I tell any lie in my foretelling.

As to that, mother, you are speaking of the past, not foretelling the future!

Red Wing was famed for foretelling events at Prairie du Chien.

Stella is a prophet, by foretelling so very positively that all would be well.

He seemed to be foretelling events with an authority that could not be doubted.

What we have heard this evening may be a foretelling of victory.

WORD ORIGIN

c.1300, from fore- + tell (v.). Related: Foretold; foretelling.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR FORETELLING

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