foreshow

(redirected from foreshown)
Also found in: Thesaurus.

fore·show

 (fôr-shō′)
tr.v. fore·showed, fore·shown (-shōn′) or fore·showed, fore·show·ing, fore·shows
To show in advance; prefigure.
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

foreshow

(fɔːˈʃəʊ)
vb, -shows, -showing, -showed or -shown
(tr) archaic to indicate in advance; foreshadow
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014

fore•show

(fɔrˈʃoʊ, foʊr-)

v.t. -showed, -shown, show•ing.
to foretell; foreshadow.
[before 1000]
Random House Kernerman Webster's College Dictionary, © 2010 K Dictionaries Ltd. Copyright 2005, 1997, 1991 by Random House, Inc. All rights reserved.

foreshow


Past participle: foreshown
Gerund: foreshowing

Imperative
foreshow
foreshow
Present
I foreshow
you foreshow
he/she/it foreshows
we foreshow
you foreshow
they foreshow
Preterite
I foreshowed
you foreshowed
he/she/it foreshowed
we foreshowed
you foreshowed
they foreshowed
Present Continuous
I am foreshowing
you are foreshowing
he/she/it is foreshowing
we are foreshowing
you are foreshowing
they are foreshowing
Present Perfect
I have foreshown
you have foreshown
he/she/it has foreshown
we have foreshown
you have foreshown
they have foreshown
Past Continuous
I was foreshowing
you were foreshowing
he/she/it was foreshowing
we were foreshowing
you were foreshowing
they were foreshowing
Past Perfect
I had foreshown
you had foreshown
he/she/it had foreshown
we had foreshown
you had foreshown
they had foreshown
Future
I will foreshow
you will foreshow
he/she/it will foreshow
we will foreshow
you will foreshow
they will foreshow
Future Perfect
I will have foreshown
you will have foreshown
he/she/it will have foreshown
we will have foreshown
you will have foreshown
they will have foreshown
Future Continuous
I will be foreshowing
you will be foreshowing
he/she/it will be foreshowing
we will be foreshowing
you will be foreshowing
they will be foreshowing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been foreshowing
you have been foreshowing
he/she/it has been foreshowing
we have been foreshowing
you have been foreshowing
they have been foreshowing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been foreshowing
you will have been foreshowing
he/she/it will have been foreshowing
we will have been foreshowing
you will have been foreshowing
they will have been foreshowing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been foreshowing
you had been foreshowing
he/she/it had been foreshowing
we had been foreshowing
you had been foreshowing
they had been foreshowing
Conditional
I would foreshow
you would foreshow
he/she/it would foreshow
we would foreshow
you would foreshow
they would foreshow
Past Conditional
I would have foreshown
you would have foreshown
he/she/it would have foreshown
we would have foreshown
you would have foreshown
they would have foreshown
Collins English Verb Tables © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.foreshow - foretell by divine inspiration
augur, auspicate, bode, omen, portend, foreshadow, presage, prognosticate, predict, prefigure, betoken, forecast, foretell - indicate by signs; "These signs bode bad news"
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.
References in periodicals archive ?
From without the World, though all things may be forethought in music or foreshown in vision from afar, to those who enter verily into Ea each in its time shall be met at unawares as something new and unforetold" (Silm.
She said: "When I look back now, I think his death was probably foreshown to him.
In order for the opportunities foreshown in the health reforms to be realised, it required nursing leadership across a range of organisations to couple strategies and solutions to the persistent problems of health inequalities, fragmentation of health services and the burden of chronic diseases.