Premonstration Pre`mon*stra"tion, n. [L. praemonstratio.] A showing beforehand; foreshowing. [1913 Webster]

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  • premonstration — pre·mon·stra·tion …   English syllables

  • premonstration — ˌprēˌmänˈstrāshən noun ( s) Etymology: Late Latin praemonstration , praemonstratio, from Latin praemonstratus (past participle of praemonstrare to show beforehand) + ion , io ion more at premonstrate obsolete : a showing forth in advance …   Useful english dictionary

  • Manifestation — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Manifestation >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 1 =>{ant,527,} manifestation Sgm: N 1 plainness plainness &c. >Adj. Sgm: N 1 plain speaking plain speaking Sgm: N 1 expression expression Sgm: N 1 showing …   English dictionary for students

  • prediction — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Foretelling the future Nouns 1. prediction, announcement; premonition, warning; prophecy, vaticination, prognosis, prognostication, premonstration; augury, auguration; foreboding, presentiment,… …   English dictionary for students

  • Appearance — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Appearance >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 appearance appearance phenomenon sight spectacle show premonstration| scene species view coup d oeil Sgm: N 1 lookout lookout outlook …   English dictionary for students

  • Prediction — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Prediction >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 prediction prediction announcement Sgm: N 1 program program programme &c.(plan) 626 Sgm: N 1 premonition premonition &c.(warning) 668 Sgm: N 1 prognosis prognosis …   English dictionary for students

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