—n. 1. a presentiment or foreboding.
2. something that portends or foreshadows a future event; an omen, prognostic, or warning indication.
3. prophetic significance; augury.
4. foresight; prescience.
5. Archaic.a forecast or prediction.
—v.t. 1. to have a presentiment of.
2. to portend, foreshow, or foreshadow: The incidents may presage war. 3. to forecast; predict.
—v.i. 1. to make a prediction.
2. Archaic.to have a presentiment.