foreshadower
noun see foreshadow

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • foreshadower — See foreshadow. * * * …   Universalium

  • foreshadower — noun One who or that which foreshadows …   Wiktionary

  • foreshadower — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun One that indicates or announces someone or something to come: forerunner, harbinger, herald, precursor, presager. See FORESIGHT, SHOW …   English dictionary for students

  • foreshadower — n. one who foretells, one who indicates in advance …   English contemporary dictionary

  • foreshadower — noun see foreshadow I …   Useful english dictionary

  • foreshadow — foreshadower, n. /fawr shad oh, fohr /, v.t. to show or indicate beforehand; prefigure: Political upheavals foreshadowed war. [1570 80; FORE + SHADOW] * * * …   Universalium

  • forerunner — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. precursor, predecessor; harbinger; herald, announcer; Elijah, John the Baptist, etc.; leader, vanguard, scout, picket. See priority, prediction. II (Roget s IV) n. Syn. precursor, predecessor, herald …   English dictionary for students

  • foreshadow — transitive verb Date: 1577 to represent, indicate, or typify beforehand ; prefigure • foreshadower noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • announcer — Synonyms and related words: AFTRA, DJ, MC, adviser, ancestor, anchor, anchor man, anchorman, annunciator, antecedent, authority, avant garde, bellman, bellwether, broadcaster, buccinator, buccinator novi temporis, bushwhacker, channel,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • forerunner — Synonyms and related words: Gabriel, Mahdi, advertisement, advertiser, ancestor, announcement, announcer, antecedent, augury, author, avant garde, bell cow, bell mare, bellwether, born leader, buccinator, buccinator novi temporis, bushwhacker,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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