Foresight and Foreboding


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Foresight noun – The special ability to see or know about events before they actually occur.
Usage example: a mysterious woman who claims to have the gift of foresight

Foreboding and foresight are semantically related. In some cases you can use "Foreboding" instead a noun "Foresight".
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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

Foresight and foreboding are semantically related. Sometimes you can use "Foresight" instead a noun "Foreboding".
Nearby Word: foreboded
Synonyms for Foreboding

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