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heralds

noun
plural of herald

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(Entry 1 of 2)

2 one that announces or indicates the later arrival of another
  • the American robin—the herald of spring in the North

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heralds

verb
present tense third-person singular of herald

Synonyms & Antonyms of heralds (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to give a slight indication of beforehand
  • the reshuffle of the company's management heralded the sweeping changes to come

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“Heralds.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/heralds. Accessed 18 Sep. 2020.

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