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  1. portent

    • IPA[ˈpɔːtɛnt]


    • n.
      a sign or warning that a momentous or calamitous event is likely to happen;future significance
    • noun: portent, plural noun: portents

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    • IPA[ˈpôrˌtent]


    • n.
      a sign or warning that something, especially something momentous or calamitous, is likely to ... they believed that wild birds in the house were portents of death JFK's political debut was a portent of the fame to come

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