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foreshadow

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of foreshadow

  1. to give a slight indication of beforehand a series of small tremors that foreshadowed the massive earthquake the next day Synonyms of foreshadow adumbrate, forerun, harbinger, herald, prefigure Words Related to foreshadow anticipate, foreknow, foresee; forecast, foretell, predict, prognosticate, prophesy; forewarn; augur, bode, forebode (also forbode), portend, presage, promise; allude, connote, hint, imply, insinuate, intimate, suggest



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