Definitions for premonitoryprɪˈmɒn ɪˌtɔr i, -ˌtoʊr i

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

pre•mon•i•to•ryprɪˈmɒn ɪˌtɔr i, -ˌtoʊr i(adj.)

  1. giving premonition; serving to warn beforehand:

    premonitory signs.

Origin of premonitory:

1640–50; < LL praemonitōrius. See pre -, monitory


Princeton's WordNet

  1. precursory, premonitory(adj)

    warning of future misfortune


  1. premonitory(Adjective)

    Serving as a warning.

    If you experience premonitory pains, please consult a physician immediately.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Premonitory(adj)

    giving previous warning or notice; as, premonitory symptoms of disease


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