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

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foreshadowverb [T]

uk   /fɔːˈʃæd.əʊ/  us   /fɔːrˈʃæd.oʊ/ formal
to ​act as a ​warning or ​sign of a ​futureevent: The ​recentoutbreak of ​violence was foreshadowed by ​isolatedincidents in the ​cityearlier this ​year.
(Definition of foreshadow from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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foreshadowverb [T]

 us   /fɔrˈʃæd·oʊ, foʊr-/
(of a past ​event) to ​suggest the ​happening of a ​futureevent: Low ​unemployment may foreshadow ​wage and ​priceincreases.
(Definition of foreshadow from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “foreshadow”
in Chinese (Simplified) 是…的预兆, 预示…
in Turkish olacakları önceden göstermek/uyarmak, belirti/işaret vermek…
in Russian предвещать…
in Chinese (Traditional) 是…的預兆, 預示…
in Polish zapowiadać…
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