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foreboding

Pronunciation: /fɔːrˈbəʊdɪŋ; fɔːˈbəʊdɪŋ/

Translation of foreboding in Spanish:

noun/nombre

  • 1.1 uncountable/no numerable (apprehension) aprensión (feminine) with a sense of foreboding con aprensión, con mal presentimiento 1.2 countable/numerable (presentiment) premonición (feminine)
    Example sentences
    • When parents bid an emotional farewell to their offspring at the start of a gap year adventure, their minds are often filled with forebodings.
    • I am only sorry that all my forebodings have been justified.
    • The forebodings of fascism have been in the air for quite some time.

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