Synonyms of foretell in English:


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See Spanish definition of predecir


1‘it all happened as she had foretold’

predict, forecast, foresee, anticipate, envisage, envision, see, prophesy, prognosticate, augur, divine
warn, forewarn
archaic foreshow, croak
Scottish archaic spae
rare vaticinate, auspicate

2‘the shootings foretold more terrible violence’

augur, presage, portend, foreshadow, indicate, signal, point to, add up to, be an omen of, be a warning of, be a harbinger of
literary forebode, foretoken, betoken, harbinger
rare prefigure