HyperDic: foreshadowing

English > 2 senses of the word foreshadowing:
ADJECTIVEallforeshadowing, adumbrative, prefigurativeindistinctly prophetic
NOUNcognitionforeshadowing, prefiguration, adumbrationthe act of providing vague advance indications
foreshadowing > pronunciation
Soundsfaorshae'dowihng
Rhymesabducting ... zoning: 2044 rhymes with ihng...
English > foreshadowing: 2 senses > adjective 1
Meaningindistinctly prophetic.
Synonymsadumbrative, prefigurative
Broaderprophetic, propheticalforetelling events as if by supernatural intervention
Spanishanunciado, presagiado
English > foreshadowing: 2 senses > noun 1, cognition
MeaningThe act of providing vague advance indications; representing beforehand.
Synonymsprefiguration, adumbration
Broaderprediction, anticipation, previsionThe act of predicting (as by reasoning about the future)
Spanishprefiguración
Catalanprefiguració
Verbsforeshadowindicate by signs

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