Boding Bod"ing (b[=o]d"[i^]ng), a. Foreshowing; presaging; ominous. -- {Bod"ing*ly}, adv. [1913 Webster]

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  • bodingly — adverb in a boding manner …   Wiktionary

  • bodingly — bod·ing·ly …   English syllables

  • bodingly — adverb Etymology: boding (from present participle of bode) (II) + ly : ominously, forebodingly …   Useful english dictionary

  • boding — bodingly, adv. /boh ding/, n. 1. a foreboding; omen. adj. 2. foreboding; ominous. [bef. 1000; (n.) ME; OE bodunge announcement (see BODE1, ING1); (adj.) BODE1 + ING2] * * * …   Universalium

  • meaningly — adv 1. significantly, importantly, critically, consequentially, momentously, portentously, prognostically; ominously, forebodingly, bodingly, threateningly, minatorily, minaciously; heavily, weightily, substantially, pithily; seriously, gravely,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • boding — /ˈboʊdɪŋ/ (say bohding) noun 1. a foreboding; omen. –adjective 2. foreboding; ominous. {bode1 + ing1} –bodingly, adverb …   Australian English dictionary

  • boding — [bōd′iŋ] n. [ME bodynge, bodunge < OE bodung < bodian,BODE1] an omen; foreboding adj. ominous; foreboding bodingly adv …   English World dictionary

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