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forebode

verb fore·bode \(ˌ)fȯr-ˈbōd\

Definition of forebode

  1. transitive verb
  2. 1 :  to have an inward conviction of (as coming ill or misfortune)

  3. 2 :  foretell, portend

  4. intransitive verb
  5. :  augur, predict

foreboder

noun


Examples of forebode in a sentence

  1. <that police car parked outside the house doesn't forebode well>



1603

First Known Use of forebode

1603

Variants of forebode

also

forbode

\(ˌ)fȯr-ˈbōd\

Rhymes with forebode

abode, anode, bar code, boatload, busload, byroad, carload, cartload, caseload, cathode, church mode, commode, corrode, crossroad, dead load, decode, diode, displode, download, dress code, dynode, embowed, encode, epode, erode, explode, freeload, front-load, geode, high road, implode, inroad, live load, lymph node, no-load, off-load, outmode, payload, planeload, postcode, post road, railroad, rhapsode, sarod, shipload, side road, Silk Road, skid road, source code, spring-load, square-toed, tetrode, threnode, trainload, triode, truckload, unload, upload, zip code



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