Englischer Thesaurus
(Verb) 
Definition
to be an omen of
Comets, in Western tradition, always portend doom and gloom.
Synonyme
foretell
prophets who have foretold the end of the world
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promise
The seminar promises to be most instructive.
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indicate
The survey indicated that most old people are independent.
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predict
Nobody can predict what will happen.
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point to
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herald
Economists said the drop could herald a fall in consumer spending.
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warn of
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bode
Katya had dried her eyes. That boded well.
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foreshadow
Sales figures foreshadow more redundancies.
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bespeak
Her arrogant expression bespeaks a desire to become queen of all she surveys.
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augur
Already there were problems. It didn't augur well.
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presage
Diplomats fear the incidents presage a new chapter in the conflict.
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betoken
His demeanour betokened embarrassment at his prosperity.
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vaticinate (rare)

Zusätzliche Synonyme

in the sense of adumbrate
in the sense of augur
Definition
to be a good or bad sign of future events
Already there were problems. It didn't augur well.
in the sense of bespeak
Definition
to indicate or suggest
Her arrogant expression bespeaks a desire to become queen of all she surveys.

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