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  • 1 foretelling — index caution (warning), oracular, portentous (ominous), prognosis, prophetic Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burto …

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  • 2 Foretelling — Foretell Fore*tell , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Foretold}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Foretelling}.] To predict; to tell before occurence; to prophesy; to foreshow. [1913 Webster] Deeds then undone my faithful tongue foretold. Pope. [1913 Webster] Prodigies,… …

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  • 3 foretelling — noun prediction …

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  • 4 foretelling — fore tell || fÉ”r tel /fɔː v. predict, prophesy, tell in advance …

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  • 5 foretelling — noun 1. the art or gift of prophecy (or the pretense of prophecy) by supernatural means • Syn: ↑divination, ↑soothsaying, ↑fortune telling • Derivationally related forms: ↑divine (for: ↑divination) …

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  • 6 The Foretelling — Infobox Television episode Title = The Foretelling Series = Blackadder Caption = The Hideous Crones Airdate = 15 June 1983 Writer = Rowan AtkinsonRichard Curtis Director = Guests = Peter Cook Episode list = List of Blackadder episodes Season = 1… …

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  • 7 Xerxes I of Persia — ] , foretelling his invasion of Greece. The reference to Darius the son of Ahasuerus in , in turn corresponding to Babylonian ak. Aḫšiyaršu .All of these names originate with Old Persian pe. Xšayāršā .In the Book of EstherFor these same reasons… …

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  • 8 ill-omened — foretelling bad events, predicting bad things …

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  • 9 reading in cards — foretelling the future by means of special cards, predicting by reading Tarot cards …

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  • 10 chiromancy — Foretelling the future by studying a person s hand …

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  • 11 myomancy — Foretelling the future using the movement of mice …

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  • 12 omphalomancy — Foretelling the future by counting the knots in a baby s umbilical cord …

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  • 13 List of minor Blackadder characters — Contents 1 Lord Angus 2 Anon 3 Tally Applebottom 4 Thomas Applebottom 5 The Balladeer …

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  • 14 Divination — • The seeking after knowledge of future or hidden things by inadequate means Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Divination     Divination      …

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  • 15 Rand al'Thor — Rand al Thor, the Dragon Reborn, is the protagonist and main character of The Wheel of Time , a series of fantasy novels by Robert Jordan.Rand al Thor has many other titles: * among Wetlanders: The Dragon Reborn, Lord of the Morning, Prince of… …

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  • 16 The Black Adder — For the series as a whole, see Blackadder. For the unaired pilot, see The Black Adder (pilot episode). The Black Adder Title screen, showing Alnwick Castle in Northumberland, a main location for the series …

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  • 17 Foreshadowing — is a literary device in which an author drops subtle hints about plot developments to come later in the story. An example of foreshadowing might be when a character displays a gun or knife early in the story. Merely the appearance of a deadly… …

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  • 18 Elaida a'Roihan — Elaida do Avriny a Roihan is a minor antagonist in the Wheel of Time fantasy series by Robert Jordan. Background The youngest daughter of a minor House in the north of Murandy, Elaida was the first novice to be raised to Accepted in only three… …

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  • 19 προαγορεύσει — προαγόρευσις foretelling fem nom/voc/acc dual (attic epic) προαγορεύσεϊ , προαγόρευσις foretelling fem dat sg (epic) προαγόρευσις foretelling fem dat sg (attic ionic) προαγορεύω tell beforehand aor subj act 3rd sg (epic) προαγορεύω tell… …

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  • 20 prognostication — noun 1. a statement made about the future • Syn: ↑prediction, ↑foretelling, ↑forecasting • Derivationally related forms: ↑prognosticate, ↑forecast (for: ↑forecasting), ↑ …

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