GRE Word List

FOREBODING

premonition of evil; feeling of coming evil; V. forebode: be a warning of (something unpleasant)

The meaning of the word foreboding is premonition of evil; feeling of coming evil; V. forebode: be a warning of (something unpleasant).

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