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foreboding
used in The Count of Monte Cristo

3 uses
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Definition
a feeling that something bad is going to happen
  • "My friend," said Morcerf, "let us enjoy the present without gloomy forebodings for the future."
    Chapters 33-34 (1% in)
  • His presentiments were realized, as we shall see, and his uneasy forebodings had goaded him pale and trembling to the gate under the chestnut-trees.
    Chapters 73-74 (1% in)
  • Andrea turned pale, and drew towards the door; he saw a cloud rising in the horizon, which appeared to forebode a coming storm.
    Chapters 95-96 (92% in)

There are no more uses of "foreboding" in The Count of Monte Cristo.

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