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Definition of premonition noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

premonition

 noun
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NAmE//ˌprɛməˈnɪʃn//
 
, NAmE//ˌpriməˈnɪʃn//
 
 
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a feeling that something is going to happen, especially something unpleasant premonition (of something) a premonition of disaster premonition (that…) He had a premonition that he would never see her again.
premonitory
 
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NAmE//prɪˈmɑnəˌtɔri//
 
adjective (formal) a premonitory dream
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