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foreboding
used in 1776

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Definition
a feeling that something bad is going to happen
  • "Unless some speedy, and effectual measures are adopted by Congress, our cause will be lost," he told John Hancock in a long, foreboding letter dated September 25.
    p. 226.3

There are no more uses of "foreboding" in 1776.

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