FOREBODING's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of foreboding
Definition:
n. expectation of misfortune; feeling of evil to come; unfavorable omen
Example:
Suspecting no conspiracies against him, Caesar gently ridiculed his wife's foreboding about the Ides of March.
Sentence in Classic:
The foreboding of evil that had suddenly come over Rostov was more and more confirmed the farther he rode into the region behind the village of Pratzen, which was full of troops of all kinds.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
And a consciousness of this, and a foreboding that Moscow would be taken, was present in Russian Moscow society in 1812.
War and Peace(V4) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Steerforth and the rest to work: which is only second, in my foreboding apprehensions, to the time when the man with the wooden leg shall unlock the rusty gate to give admission to the awful Mr.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens Context
This surprising event, coinciding too completely with her meeting with Dorset to be regarded as contingent upon it, had yet immediately struck Lily with a vague sense of foreboding.
House of Mirth By Edith Wharton Context
She paced the floor in her bare feet, her nightgown clinging to her legs and the more she walked the stronger became her foreboding.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche Context
In that temple of art no raw beginners were wanted, and Miss Haines would have been more than human had she not taken a certain pleasure in seeing her forebodings confirmed.
House of Mirth By Edith Wharton Context