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herald
used in Moby Dick

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Definition
a sign that something will happen — especially something important and good

or:

announce or welcome — especially with enthusiasm
  • Then, in that contracted hole, sunk, too, beneath the ship's water-line, Jonah feels the heralding presentiment of that stifling hour, when the whale shall hold him in the smallest of his bowels' wards.
    Chapters 7-9 — The Chapel; The Pulpit; The Sermon (64% in)

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