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foretell

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English

Etymology

From fore- + tell.

Pronunciation

Verb

Infinitive
to foretell

Third person singular
foretells

Simple past
foretold

Past participle
-

Present participle
foretelling

to foretell (third-person singular simple present foretells, present participle foretelling, simple past and past participle foretold)
  1. To tell what's going to happen in the future.

Translations

References

  • "foretell" at The Century Dictionary, The Century Co., New York, 1911.

foretell” in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.

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