What does premonition mean?

Definitions for premonitionˌpri məˈnɪʃ ən, ˌprɛm ə-

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. foreboding, premonition, presentiment, boding(noun)

    a feeling of evil to come

    "a steadily escalating sense of foreboding"; "the lawyer had a presentiment that the judge would dismiss the case"

  2. forewarning, premonition(noun)

    an early warning about a future event


  1. premonition(Noun)

    A clairvoyant or clairaudient experience, such as a dream, which resonates with some event in the future.

  2. premonition(Noun)

    A strong intuition that something is about to happen (usually something negative, but not exclusively).

Webster Dictionary

  1. Premonition(noun)

    previous warning, notice, or information; forewarning; as, a premonition of danger

  2. Origin: [L. praemonitio. See Premonish.]


  1. Premonition

    Premonition is a 2004 Japanese horror film directed by Tsuruta Norio. Yogen is based on the manga Kyoufu Shinbun by Jiro Tsunoda, published in "Shonen Champion" in 1973.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of premonition in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of premonition in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Debra Tate:

    I know for a fact she did not have a premonition — awake or in a dream — that she and Jay would have their throat cut, i checked with all of her living friends. None of her friends had any knowledge of this. Tacky, tacky, tacky. It’s a total fabrication.

  2. Anuj Somany:

    There is NO ONE who requires more introspection for own prevention from almost EVERYONE in personal network than SOMEONE whose online post is liked often by many ones ; but if ANYONE ignores intentionally this premonition, then definitely the people need protection from him/her.

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