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foretelling

noun

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(Entry 1 of 3)

a declaration that something will happen in the future
  • the ludicrous foretellings of self-styled psychics at the end of each year

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foretelling

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foretelling

verb
present participle of foretell

Synonyms & Antonyms of foretelling (Entry 3 of 3)

to tell of or describe beforehand
  • a 16th-century astrologer who, some claim, accurately foretold 20th-century events

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“Foretelling.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/foretelling. Accessed 21 Sep. 2021.

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