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How to use portending in a sentence

  • But all the same he was a marvelously keen and strung and efficient instrument to meet the portending issue.

  • My star had shone but dimly the night before, portending danger; yet I knew not from what quarter to expect it.

  • The storm-portending evening glow tinges the fleecy clouds flame color, causing the rest of the sky to appear topaz green.

    The Green Book | Mr Jkai

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