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presentiment

noun [C]
 
 
/prɪˈzen.tɪ.mənt/ formal
a feeling that something, especially something unpleasant, is going to happen; a premonition
(尤指不祥的)預感
She had had a presentiment of what might lie ahead.
她對將來可能發生的事情有種不祥的預感。
Planning, expecting and arrangingPlotting and trapping
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in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指不祥的)预感…
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