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Word: foreshadow

Definition: give an indication beforehand; be a sign of (what is coming); portend; prefigure


More Vocab Words

::: fallow - (of land) plowed but not sowed (to improve the quality); uncultivated
::: grisly - ghastly; horrifying; Ex. grisly remains of the bodies
::: appease - pacify or soothe; Ex. appease a crying baby; N. appeasement
::: aloft - upward; high up in the air
::: exclaim - cry out suddenly; N. exclamation; ADJ. exclamatory
::: trappings - outward decorations; ornaments (as an outward sign of rank)
::: pitfall - hidden danger; concealed trap
::: encircle - surround
::: dilate - expand; dilate on/upon: speak or write at length on (a subject)
::: duress - forcible restraint, especially unlawfully; coercion by threat; illegal coercion; Ex. a promise made under duress