follow Dictionary.com

Get the details behind our redesign

premonitory

[pri-mon-i-tawr-ee, -tohr-ee] /prɪˈmɒn ɪˌtɔr i, -ˌtoʊr i/
adjective
1.
giving premonition; serving to warn beforehand.
Origin
1640-1650
1640-50; < Late Latin praemonitōrius. See pre-, monitory
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source

Word of The Day

Difficulty index for premonitory

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for pre

0
0
Scrabble Words With Friends