Translation of "foretell" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /fɔːˈtel/ us /fɔːr-/ foretold literary

to say what is going to happen in the future

He was a 16th-century prophet who foretold how the world would end.

(Translation of “foretell” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


verb /foːˈtel/ (past tense, past participle foretold /-ˈtould/)

to tell (about something) before it has happened

predecir, pronosticar
Astrologers claim to be able to foretell the future from the stars.

(Translation of “foretell” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)