What does the word forebode mean?

Usage examples for forebode

  1. Hence under doubtful skies forebode we can The coming tempests, hence both harvest- day And seed- time, when to smite the treacherous main With driving oars, when launch the fair- rigged fleet, Or in ripe hour to fell the forest- pine. – The Georgics by Virgil
  2. The sounds outside seemed to forebode a gathering for a desperate rush, and in his heart he felt all the terrors of awful anticipation. – Alice of Old Vincennes by Maurice Thompson
  3. Visionaries have their time; the revolution they forebode will have its time also. – Secret Societies And Subversive Movements by Nesta H. Webster