Thesaurus / presentiment

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She stopped before the table, timid and shrinking as though she felt a presentiment of danger, but making an effort to smile.

The young girl had had a presentiment of impending evil, but her wish to postpone the journey had been overruled.

Modern MagicMaximilian Schele de Vere

And the decay of the presentiment must have been hastened by the failure of so many presentiments to make good.

The Daughter of the StorageWilliam Dean Howells

There was presentiment and menace in every minute of that brief half-hour.

The WaveAlgernon Blackwood

I have a presentiment that I shall die twice more, staying dead the fifth time I pass away.

She had a presentiment that her fate was about to be decided.

WyandotteJames Fenimore Cooper

She had no cultured phrase to characterize the sensation as a presentiment, but she was conscious of the prophetic process.

'way Down In Lonesome CoveCharles Egbert Craddock (AKA Mary Noailles Murfree)

I have a presentiment that I am doomed to make way for Fanny Glover.

Mrs. CraddockW. Somerset Maugham

The following example of presentiment of death is also well authenticated.

Owen had a presentiment, that if he did not leave Glanyravon, Gladys would.

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