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bode

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of bode

  1. to show signs of a favorable or successful outcome <her natural gift for reading boded well for her future in school> Synonyms augur, forebode (also forbode), promise Related Words forecast, foretell, predict, presage, prognosticate, prophesy; forewarn, warn; anticipate, divine, foreknow, foresee; betoken, foreshadow, harbinger, portend, prefigure, presignify; indicate, signify; allude, connote, hint, imply, insinuate, intimate, suggest Phrases bid fair




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