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  • 1have a presentiment — index anticipate (prognosticate), expect (consider probable), presage Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 2presentiment — [prē zent′ə mənt, prizent′ə mənt] n. [MFr < pressentir, to have a presentiment of < L praesentire: see PRE & SENTIMENT] a feeling that something, esp. of an unfortunate or evil nature, is about to take place; foreboding …

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  • 3presentiment — noun Etymology: French pressentiment, from Middle French, from pressentir to have a presentiment, from Latin praesentire to feel beforehand, from prae + sentire to feel more at sense Date: 1714 a feeling that something will or is about to happen… …

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  • 4presentiment — (n.) 1714, from Fr. presentiment, from M.Fr. pressentir to have foreboding, from L. præsentire to sense beforehand, from præ before + sentire perceive, feel (see SENTIENT (Cf. sentient)) …

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  • 5presage — presageful, adj. presagefully, adv. presager, n. n. /pres ij/; v. /pres ij, pri sayj /, n., v., presaged, presaging. n. 1. a presentiment or foreboding. 2. something that portends or foreshadows a future event; an omen, prognostic, or warning… …

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  • 6presage — noun /ˈprɛsɪdʒ / (say presij) 1. a presentiment or foreboding. 2. a prophetic impression. 3. something that portends or foreshadows a future event; an omen, prognostic, or warning indication: *The sky lowered more threateningly and the sea… …

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  • 7presage — [pres′ij; ] for v. [ prē sāj′, pri sāj′, pres′ij] n. [ME < MFr < L praesagium, a foreboding < prae , before + sagire, to perceive: see PRE & SAGACIOUS] 1. a sign or warning of a future event; omen; portent; augury 2. a foreboding;… …

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  • 8forebode — foreboder, n. /fawr bohd , fohr /, v., foreboded, foreboding. v.t. 1. to foretell or predict; be an omen of; indicate beforehand; portend: clouds that forebode a storm. 2. to have a strong inner feeling or notion of (a future misfortune, evil,… …

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  • 9forebode — fore•bode [[t]fɔrˈboʊd, foʊr [/t]] v. bod•ed, bod•ing 1) to foretell or predict; be an omen of; portend: clouds foreboding a storm[/ex] 2) to have a strong inner feeling or notion of (a future misfortune, evil, etc.); have a presentiment of 3) to …

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  • 10forebode — [c]/fɔˈboʊd / (say faw bohd) verb (foreboded, foreboding) –verb (t) 1. to foretell or predict; portend; be an omen of; indicate beforehand: clouds that forebode a storm. 2. to have a presentiment of (especially evil). –verb (i) 3. to prophesy. 4 …

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  • 11presage — I. v. a. 1. Forebode, divine, foreknow, have a presentiment of. 2. Foretell, predict, prophesy, soothsay, bode, portend, foreshow, indicate, betoken, foretoken, prognosticate, augur. See vaticinate. II. n. 1. Omen, sign, prognostic, augury,… …

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  • 12presage — n. & v. n. 1 an omen or portent. 2 a presentiment or foreboding. v.tr. 1 portend, foreshadow. 2 give warning of (an event etc.) by natural means. 3 (of a person) predict or have a presentiment of. Derivatives: presageful adj. presager n.… …

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  • 13forefeel — I.  ̷ ̷ˈ ̷ ̷ transitive verb Etymology: fore + feel : to have a presentiment of : anticipate forefeeling their doom II. ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ noun : a presentiment or anticipatory sensation …

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  • 14Geography and the Church — • Explains the nature of this science and the course of its evolution Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Geography and the Church     Geography and the Church      …

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  • 15apprehend — Synonyms and related words: absorb, accept, anticipate, appreciate, arrest, assimilate, be acquainted with, be afraid, be apprised of, be aware of, be cognizant of, be conscious of, be conversant with, be informed, be sensible of, be with one,… …

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  • 16anticipate — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. await, expect; precede; forestall; foresee. See preparation, priority, futurity, earliness. Ant., dread. II (Roget s IV) v. 1. [To foresee] Syn. expect, foresee, look foward to, predict, forecast,… …

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  • 17bone — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. whalebone, ivory, etc. See density, body. II (Roget s IV) n. Syn. skeletal substance, osseous matter, bony process, bone cartilage, ossein. Bones of the human skeleton include: cranium or skull,… …

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  • 18Sandro Botticelli —     Sandro Botticelli     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Sandro Botticelli     A famous Florentine painter. Born at Florence about 1447; died in the same city, 1510. Botticelli s name is properly Allesandro di Mariano Filipepi, Mariano Filipepi being… …

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  • 19anticipate — an·tic·i·pate /an ti sə ˌpāt/ vt pat·ed, pat·ing 1: to bar or invalidate (a patent) by anticipation the patent on the compound had been anticipated by the Beilstein reference Misani v. Ortho Pharm. Corp., 210 A.2d 609 (1965) 2: to negate the… …

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  • 20expect — I (anticipate) verb await, bargain for, be certain, be confident, be prepared, calculate upon, count on, expectare, have in prospect, look for, look forward to, plan on, prepare for, provide for, reckon on, sperare, wait for, watch for associated …

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