Presage sentence example

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  • It's important to understand the weather conditions that presage frost.

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  • The condition of affairs on the continent seemed to French enthusiasts to presage an attack by the other Powers on France.

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  • That forethought will undoubtedly presage many happy years of marriage.

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  • Adamson (Perth, 1638) are the lines "For what we do presage is riot in grosse, For we are brethren of the Rosie Crosse; We have the Mason Word and second sight, Things for to come we can fortell aright."

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  • A quick glance at the sky to reassure myself that the scudding clouds did not presage rain.

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  • The experiences of China and Yugoslavia only presage more far-reaching developments to come.

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  • Its efforts in support of this oppressed group may presage a positive direction for Japanese religiosity.

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  • The loose and barren rule of the Confederation seemed to conservative minds such as Hamilton's to presage, in its strengthening of individualism, a fatal looseness of social restraints, and led him on to a dread of democracy that he never overcame.

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  • Against Russia he was less fortunate, and the first encounter between Turkey and her future northern rival gave presage of disaster to come.

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