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noun as in greetings, news

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Two new books bulge with the kind of grave tidings that were tempting Pipher to despair.

Not to be the bearer of ill tidings, Herman, but you are close to the last person in America still wondering this.

The drumbeat of bad tidings began Tuesday, with yet more depressing news about the housing market.

The Father had been in sore straits of mind, as month after month had passed without tidings of his "blessed child."

In choosing Massna to carry to Paris the tidings of peace, it was not only his prestige and renown which influenced Bonaparte.

Cursed be the man that brought the tidings to my father, saying: A man child is born to thee: and made him greatly rejoice.

When the tidings reached him of the death of Madame Roland, he fell to the ground as if struck by lightning.

The tidings of the arrest and imprisonment of Madame Roland soon reached the ears of her unfortunate husband in his retreat.


On this page you'll find 23 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to tidings, such as: greetings, information, intelligence, news, bulletin, and communication.

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