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Word: prefigure

Definition: be a sign of; foreshadow


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::: impending - nearing; approaching; about to happen
::: garrulous - loquacious; wordy; talkative; N. garrulity
::: tumult - commotion of a great crowd; riot; noise; uproar; ADJ. tumultuous: noisy and disorderly
::: retract - withdraw; take back; draw back; Ex. retract a statement/an offer/claws; N. retraction; CF. retractile
::: didactic - (of speech or writing) intended to teach a moral lesson; teaching; instructional; N. didacticism
::: buffet - strike forcefully; slap; batter; knock out; N: table with food set out for people to server themselves; meal at which people help themselves to food that's been set
::: contest - dispute; argue about the rightness of; compete for; try to win; Ex. contest the election results; Ex. contest a seat in Parliament; N.
::: unfeigned - genuine; real
::: peremptory - demanding and leaving no choice; imperative; Ex. peremptory decree/knock
::: navigable - (of a body of water) wide and deep enough to allow ships to pass through; (of a ship or aircraft) able to be steered