Presentiment - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |prɪˈzentɪmənt|  American pronunciation of the word presentiment
Brit.  |prɪˈzɛntɪm(ə)nt|  British pronunciation of the word presentiment

noun

- a feeling of evil to come(syn: boding, foreboding, premonition)

the lawyer had a presentiment that the judge would dismiss the case

Examples

...a nagging presentiment of danger...

the lawyer had a presentiment that the judge would dismiss the case

Presentiment is the fetch of danger.

Word forms

noun
singular: presentiment
plural: presentiments
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