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presentiment

noun [C] uk   us   /prɪˈzen.tɪ.mənt/ formal
a feeling that something, especially something unpleasant, is going to happen: She had had a presentiment of what might lie ahead.
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in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指不祥的)預感…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指不祥的)预感…
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