verb (used with object), fore·bod·ed, fore·bod·ing.
verb (used without object), fore·bod·ed, fore·bod·ing.
Related formsfore·bod·er, nounun·fore·bod·ed, adjective
Examples from the Web for forebode
The color has also been used to forebode an omen or a threat.
One of McClellan's aids suggested to the general that the comparative silence of the rebel artillery might forebode evacuation.Diary from March 4, 1861, to November 12, 1862|Adam Gurowski
The matrimonial alliance with France does not, in my opinion, forebode so much good as many seem to think.Letters of John Calvin, Volume II (of 4)|Jules Bonnet
Rooks gathering together, and returning home from their pastures early, and at unwonted hours, forebode rain.Eccentricities of the Animal Creation.|John Timbs