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foretell

verb /foːˈtel/ ( past tense, past participle foretold /-ˈtould/)
to tell (about something) before it has happened
prédire
Astrologers claim to be able to foretell the future from the stars.
Translations of “foretell”
in Vietnamese nói trước, đoán trước…
in Spanish predecir, pronosticar…
in Thai ทำนาย…
in Malaysian meramalkan…
in German die Vorhersage…
in Chinese (Traditional) 預言…
in Indonesian meramalkan…
in Russian предсказывать, предвещать…
in Turkish önceden bilebilmek/görmek, tahminde bulunabilmek…
in Chinese (Simplified) 预言…
in Polish przepowiadać…
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