To tell, announce, or indicate beforehand; prophesy; predict
To give an indication of something in advance
(Slang) To make an appearance; show up:
The definition of adumbrate is to suggest beforehand or to vaguely foreshadow.
Portend is defined as to be a warning or signal of.
To express or state indirectly:
(Archaic) To predict; foretell.
Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster's Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
To predict according to present indications or signs; foretell.
To mention as something to think over, act on, etc.; bring to the mind for consideration
(Intransitive) To give warning.
To serve as a prediction or prophecy of
To be a prophetic sign or omen of; foreshadow
To say in advance (what one believes will happen); foretell (a future event or events)
To precede as an indication of what is to follow; foreshadow.
To be an omen of.
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