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He did not take his new work seriously, although he had no presentiment of his future destiny.
Then, with a swift, nervous presentiment, he turned quickly around towards the man who had been standing in the shadows.
THE DOUBLE FOURE. PHILLIPS OPPENHEIM
He was running and making much noise, and I had a presentiment that something very evil had happened.
A VIRGINIA SCOUTHUGH PENDEXTER
Whence comes this species of secret presentiment which is never wrong in its appreciation?
THE BORDER RIFLESGUSTAVE AIMARD
Even I had no presentiment,' added Anna with a bitter smile, as though reproaching herself for it.
At first, it was only a vague presentiment, growing stronger as he followed the dry gully down to the valley below.
HUNTER PATROLHENRY BEAM PIPER AND JOHN J. MCGUIRE
I have a presentiment that it will be a failure,' his sister persisted.
He had always had a presentiment that glory would not fail him.
A presentiment came to her; she knew instinctively that this was what the King essayed.
As for his daughter, Marie's daughter, a sort of presentiment forbade me to look in her face.
MARGUERITEANATOLE FRANCE

WORDS RELATED TO PRESENTIMENT

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longanimitynoun | [long-guh-nim-i-tee, lawng- ]SEE DEFINITION
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