toggle menu
menu
vocabulary
1000+ books
Go to Book

portend
used in Unbroken by Hillenbrand

only 1 use
(click/touch triangles for details)
Definition
indicate by signs that something is going to happen — especially something bad
  • The B-29, and what it portended, fed the Bird's vitriol.
    p. 251.3

There are no more uses of "portend" in Unbroken by Hillenbrand.

Typical Usage  (best examples)
Dictionary / pronunciation — Google®Dictionary list — Onelook.com®