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Posted: Friday, November 7, 2014 12:00:00 AM
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(verb) To be an omen of.

Synonyms: augur, portend, foreshadow, presage, foretell

Usage: Her hesitation at his proposal boded trouble in their future.
Posted: Friday, November 7, 2014 5:44:07 AM

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Today's word!!!

n. A messenger; a herald; one who announces or conveys a message.
To announce; proclaim; preach.
To decree; command; bid.
To announce beforehand; prognosticate; predict; presage.
To portend; augur; be an omen or indication of; betoken: with a non-personal subject.
To forebode or have a presentiment of (ill, or coming disaster).
Synonyms To augur, betoken, portend.
To promise; portend: with well or ill: as, this bodes well for your success.
To presage something evil; be of evil omen.
n. A command; an order.
n. An announcement; a message.
n. Omen; premonition; augury.
n. A foreboding; presentiment.
n. A bid; the price offered by a buyer or asked by a seller.
To bid for; make an offer for; buy.
Preterit and past participle of bide.
n. A stop; delay.
Bidden; commanded.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
Posted: Friday, November 7, 2014 6:59:43 AM

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Projections for the next two generations do not bode well for easing environmental problems.
Posted: Friday, November 7, 2014 1:07:24 PM
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i bode the wrong shoes to hike with that bode my ankle to twisted
Ozolinsh V.
Posted: Friday, November 7, 2014 1:08:14 PM

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"The boar's great tusks, they boded ill,
for good King Robert's health.
And the beast was every bit as fat,
as Robert was himself.
But our brave King cried, 'Do your worst,
I'll have your ugly head,'
You're nowhere near as murderous as
the lion in my bed."
King Robert lost his battle,
and he failed his final test,
The lion ripped his balls off,
And the boar did all the rest."
―Marillion (A Song Of Ice And Fire)
Posted: Saturday, November 8, 2014 5:57:48 AM

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That he'd beat out the original Dark One in a deal did not bode well for her.
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