foretoken

foretoken

[n. fawr-toh-kuhn, fohr-; v. fawr-toh-kuhn, fohr-]
noun
1.
a sign of a future event; omen; forewarning.
verb (used with object)
2.
to foreshadow.

Origin:
before 900; Middle English fortokne, Old English foretācn. See fore-, token

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foretoken
 
n
1.  a sign of a future event
 
vb
2.  (tr) to foreshadow

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