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premonition
used in The Fountainhead

4 uses
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Definition
a feeling, not based on reason, that something will happen — especially something bad
  • The flames of tall candles clashed desolately with the gray of the light from the street; the light made the candles seem dimmer, the candles gave to the day outside a premonitory tinge of dusk.
    1.10 — Part 1 Chapter 10 (12% in)
  • The voice sounded clear, gay, radiantly premonitory.
    1.15 — Part 1 Chapter 15 (70% in)
  • It was a long process and there had been premonitory signs, but Scarret did not notice a certain new trait in Gail Wynand's character until Wynand was forty-five.
    3.1 — Part 3 Chapter 1 (85% in)
  • Premonitory echoes of the new grandeur can be found in some of his work.
    3.6 — Part 3 Chapter 6 (75% in)

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