foretoken foretoken

Definition(s):

  • (n) an event that is experienced as indicating important things to come

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. The present state of mystery writing does not foretoken a renaissance.
  2. Holroyd manages to make each successive phase of Shaw's life seem significant of itself, rather than simply as a foretoken of what was to come or as raw material for the plays.
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