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portent

(noun) An indication of something important or calamitous about to occur.

Synonyms: omen, prognostication, presage, prodigy

Usage: The soldier looked to the sky for a portent and was gripped with fear when he read his future in the clouds.
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Noun 1. portent - a sign of something about to happen portent - a sign of something about to happen; "he looked for an omen before going into battle"
omen, prognostic, prognostication, presage, prodigy
augury, foretoken, preindication, sign - an event that is experienced as indicating important things to come; "he hoped it was an augury"; "it was a sign from God"
auspice - a favorable omen
foreboding - an unfavorable omen
death knell - an omen of death or destruction
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