foreboding Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"foreboding" in British English

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forebodingnoun [C or U]

uk   /fɔːˈbəʊ.dɪŋ/  us   /fɔːrˈboʊ-/ literary
a ​feeling that something very ​bad is going to ​happensoon: There's a sense of foreboding in the ​capital, as if ​fighting might at any ​minutebreak out. Her forebodings about the ​future were to ​provejustified. [+ (that)] He had a ​strange foreboding (that) something would go ​wrong.
(Definition of foreboding from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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forebodingnoun [U]

 us   /fɔrˈboʊd·ɪŋ, foʊr-/
the ​feeling that something ​bad is going to ​happen: The ​gloomyweather gave me a ​sense of foreboding.
(Definition of foreboding from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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