Share this entry

Share this page


Synonyms of forebode in English:


  • 1 the scarlet sky forebodes the visitation of mischief
    presage, augur, portend, herald, warn of, forewarn of, foreshadow, be an omen of, indicate, signify, signal, promise, threaten, spell, denote
    literary betoken, foretoken
  • Definition of forebode in:

    Share this entry

    Share this page


    What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

    Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

    Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

    Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources

    More on forebode

    Nearby words

    Translate forebode

    into Spanish
    Word of the day chef-d'œuvre
    Pronunciation: SHā ˈdœv(rə)
    a masterpiece