Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913 + 1828)


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Foretell (Page: 585)

Fore*tell" (?), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Foretold (?); p. pr. & vb. n. Foretelling.] To predict; to tell before occurence; to prophesy; to foreshow.

Deeds then undone my faithful tongue foretold. Pope.
Prodigies, foretelling the future eminence and luster of his character. C. Middleton.
Syn. -- To predict; prophesy; prognosticate; augur.
Foretell (Page: 585)

Fore*tell", v. i. To utter predictions. Acts iii. 24.