Foreboding and Sign


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Foreboding noun – A feeling that something bad will happen.
Usage example: I have this strange foreboding that your ski vacation will not turn out well, so be extra careful

Sign is a synonym for foreboding in vision topic. In some cases you can use "Sign" instead a noun "Foreboding", when it comes to topics like prediction, omen, portent, warning.
Nearby Word: foreboded
Synonyms for Foreboding


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Sign noun – A movement of the body or limbs that expresses or emphasizes an idea or feeling.
Foreboding is a synonym for sign in vision topic. You can use "Foreboding" instead a noun "Sign", if it concerns topics such as prediction, indication, omen, portent.
Nearby Words: signify, signed, signature, signing, signboard
Synonyms for Sign

How words are described

certain certain foreboding certain sign
wrong wrong foreboding wrong sign
little little foreboding little sign
ominous ominous foreboding ominous sign

Both words in one sentence

  • Footprints of Muck Contrast Fertile Feet, where a character's footprints are a sign of life instead of foreboding.
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Sign or Foreboding. 2016. Accessed January 29, 2022.

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