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Synonyms for prefigure
priˈfɪg yərpre·fig·ure

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  1. prefigureverb

    Synonyms:
    portend, presage, foreshadow, announce

  2. prefigureverb

    To show or suggest ahead of time; to represent beforehand

    Synonyms:
    announce, foreshadow, presage, portend

  3. prefigureverb

    To predict or foresee

    Synonyms:
    foreshadow, presage, portend, announce

Princeton's WordNet

  1. prefigureverb

    imagine or consider beforehand

    "It wasn't as bad as I had prefigured"

    Synonyms:
    presage, bode, foretell, omen, portend, predict, prognosticate, auspicate, betoken, foreshadow, augur, forecast

  2. bode, portend, auspicate, prognosticate, omen, presage, betoken, foreshadow, augur, foretell, prefigure, forecast, predictverb

    indicate by signs

    "These signs bode bad news"

    Synonyms:
    predict, herald, bespeak, indicate, promise, figure, betoken, announce, count on, annunciate, bode, foreshadow, omen, point, harbinger, estimate, portend, call, prognosticate, anticipate, reckon, augur, calculate, foretell, forebode, signal, forecast, auspicate, presage

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  1. prefigureverb

    Synonyms:
    foreshow, betoken, foreshadow, portend, signify, indicate

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