[fawr-tel, fohr-] /fɔrˈtɛl, foʊr-/
verb (used with object), foretold, foretelling.
to tell of beforehand; predict; prophesy.
verb -tells, -telling, -told
(transitive; may take a clause as object) to tell or indicate (an event, a result, etc) beforehand; predict
c.1300, from fore- + tell (v.). Related: Foretold; foretelling.
[fawr-thawt, fohr-] /ˈfɔrˌθɔt, ˈfoʊr-/ noun 1. thoughtful provision beforehand; provident care; prudence. 2. a thinking of something beforehand; previous consideration; anticipation. /ˈfɔːˌθɔːt/ noun 1. advance consideration or deliberation 2. thoughtful anticipation of future events n. c.1300, from fore- + thought. Old English had foreðencan “to premeditate, consider.”
[fawr-thawt-fuh l, fohr-] /fɔrˈθɔt fəl, foʊr-/ adjective 1. full of or having ; provident.
[fawr-tahym, fohr-] /ˈfɔrˌtaɪm, ˈfoʊr-/ noun 1. former or past ; the past. /ˈfɔːˌtaɪm/ noun 1. time already gone; the past n. 1530s, from fore- + time (n.).
[noun fawr-toh-kuh n, fohr-; verb fawr-toh-kuh n, fohr-] /noun ˈfɔrˌtoʊ kən, ˈfoʊr-; verb fɔrˈtoʊ kən, foʊr-/ noun 1. a sign of a future event; omen; forewarning. verb (used with object) 2. to foreshadow. noun (ˈfɔːˌtəʊkən) 1. a sign of a future event verb (fɔːˈtəʊkən) 2. (transitive) to foreshadow