1. [ noun ] a feeling of evil to come
Synonyms: premonition boding presentiment

: "a steadily escalating sense of foreboding" "the lawyer had a presentiment that the judge would dismiss the case"

Related terms: apprehension shadow presage predict
2. [ adjective ] of ominous significance
Synonyms: portentous fateful
Related terms: prophetic
3. [ noun ] an unfavorable omen
Related terms: omen predict
Similar spelling:   forebode