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bodeverb [I or T]

uk   /bəʊd/  us   /boʊd/ formal
to be a ​sign of something that will ​happen in the ​future, usually something very good or ​bad: These ​recentlypublishedfigures bode ill/do not bode well for the company's ​future. The ​hurricane bodes ​disaster for those ​areas in ​itspath.
(Definition of bode from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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bodeverb [I]

 us   /boʊd/
to be a ​sign of something good or ​bad for the ​future: This does not bode well for the ​future of the ​peaceprocess.
(Definition of bode from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “bode”
in Spanish presagiar, prometer, prever…
in Vietnamese báo trước…
in Malaysian membawa petanda…
in Thai เป็นลาง…
in French présager…
in German prophezeien…
in Chinese (Simplified) 预示, 预兆…
in Indonesian firasat…
in Chinese (Traditional) 預示, 預兆…
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