(Intransitive) To give warning.
To mention as something to think over, act on, etc.; bring to the mind for consideration
To imagine or picture to oneself in advance.
Portend is defined as to be a warning or signal of.
To foretell or prophesy from omens
To estimate or calculate in advance; predict or seek to predict (weather, business conditions, etc.)
(Archaic) To predict; foretell.
To be an omen of.
To say in advance (what one believes will happen); foretell (a future event or events)
To express or state indirectly:
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 The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.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 be a prophetic sign or omen of; foreshadow
To precede as an indication of what is to follow; foreshadow.
To give an indication of something in advance
To tell, announce, or indicate beforehand; prophesy; predict
(Slang) To make an appearance; show up:
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