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Synonyms for presage
ˈprɛs ɪdʒ; prɪˈseɪdʒpresage

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Wiktionary3.0 / 2 votes

  1. presageverb


  2. presageverb

    To predict or foretell something.


  3. presageverb

    To make a prediction.


English Synonyms and Antonyms3.0 / 2 votes

  1. presage

    "Persons or things augur; persons only forebode or presage; things only betoken or portend." Crabb English Synonymes. We augur well for a voyage from past good fortune and a good start; we presage success from the stanchness of the ship and the skill of the captain. We forebode misfortune either from circumstances that betoken failure, or from gloomy fancies for which we could not give a reason. Dissipation among the officers and mutiny among the crew portend disaster. Divine has reference to the ancient soothsayers' arts (as in Gen. xliv, 5, 15), and refers rather to reading hearts than to reading the future. We say I could not divine his motive, or his intention.

    augur, betoken, bode, divine, forebode, foretell, portend, predict, prognosticate, prophesy

    assure, calculate, demonstrate, determine, establish, insure, make sure, prove, settle, warrant

    I augur from all circumstances a prosperous result; I augur ill of the enterprise; "augurs ill to the rights of the people," Thomas Jefferson Writings vol. ii, p. 506. [Taylor, Walton & Maberley '53.] I augur well, or this augurs well, for your cause.

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms0.0 / 0 votes

  1. presagenoun

    omen, indication, prognostic, premonition

    fulfilment, event, occurrence, realization

  2. presageverb

    predict, foresee, foretell, prognosticate, betoken, portend, threaten, augur

Princeton's WordNet0.0 / 0 votes

  1. presagenoun

    a foreboding about what is about to happen

    prognostication, portent, prodigy, omen, prognostic

  2. omen, portent, presage, prognostic, prognostication, prodigyverb

    a sign of something about to happen

    "he looked for an omen before going into battle"

    prophecy, portent, prodigy, prediction, omen, foretelling, prognostication, prognostic, vaticination, forecasting

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

    indicate by signs

    "These signs bode bad news"

    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, prefigure, signal, forecast, auspicate

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Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. presageverb

    forebode, divine, foreknow, have a presentiment of

  2. presageverb

    foretell, predict, prophesy, foreshow, betoken, foretoken, prognosticate, augur, VATICINATE

  3. presagenoun

    omen, sign, prognostic, augury, portent, token, foreboding, indication

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words0.0 / 0 votes

  1. presagenoun

    omen, augury, auspice, portent, foreknowledge, premonition

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  1. Tariq Zahir:

    I'm quietly waiting for a bigger covering bounce that will presage the next leg lower in WTI.

  2. Kim Jong:

    It could presage a return to nuclear testing, which is now on the table given that Kim renounced his April 2018 moratorium.

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