foreshadowing(redirected from foreshadowingly)
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tr.v. fore·shad·owed, fore·shad·ow·ing, fore·shad·ows
To present an indication or a suggestion of beforehand; presage: hostilities that foreshadowed all-out war.
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|Noun||1.||foreshadowing - the act of providing vague advance indications; representing beforehand|
|Adj.||1.||foreshadowing - indistinctly prophetic|