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HARBINGER

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does harbinger mean? 

HARBINGER (noun)
  The noun HARBINGER has 1 sense:

1. an indication of the approach of something or someone

  Familiarity information: HARBINGER used as a noun is very rare.


HARBINGER (verb)
  The verb HARBINGER has 1 sense:

1. foreshadow or presage

  Familiarity information: HARBINGER used as a verb is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


HARBINGER (noun)


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Meaning:

An indication of the approach of something or someone

Classified under:

Nouns denoting communicative processes and contents

Synonyms:

harbinger; herald; forerunner; precursor

Hypernyms ("harbinger" is a kind of...):

indicant; indication (something that serves to indicate or suggest)


HARBINGER (verb)


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Meaning:

Foreshadow or presage

Classified under:

Verbs of telling, asking, ordering, singing

Synonyms:

annunciate; foretell; harbinger; herald; announce

Hypernyms (to "harbinger" is one way to...):

tell (let something be known)

Sentence frames:

Somebody ----s something
Something ----s something


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