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boding

[boh-ding] /ˈboʊ dɪŋ/
noun
1.
a foreboding; omen.
adjective
2.
foreboding; ominous.
Origin
1000
before 1000; (noun) Middle English; Old English bodunge announcement (see bode1, -ing1); (adj.) bode1 + -ing2
Related forms
bodingly, adverb
nonboding, adjective
nonbodingly, adverb
preboding, adjective
unboding, adjective
well-boding, adjective
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