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Definition of Boding

  • Foreshowing; presaging; ominous.
  • A prognostic; an omen; a foreboding.
  • a feeling of evil to come

How to use boding in a sentence. Boding pronunciation.

It was noble and welcome in all but its boding account of yourself and your task.
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Their music frightful as the serpent's hiss, And boding screech-owls make the consort full!
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Ten thousand warblers cheer the day, and one The livelong night: nor these alone whose notes Nice-fingered art must emulate in vain, But cawing rooks, and kites that swim sublime In still repeated circles, screaming loud, The jay, the pie, and even the boding owl That hails the rising moon, have charms for me.
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I drew near the door, full of bodings.
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Formerly Paris used to fill me with fears of boding evil; in one sense it excited my desire, while on the other it repelled me terribly, so that I continually felt the sufferings of Tantalus.
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And yet it was not all gladness; and it is strange that Carlyle, who has so keen an ear for the silent melancholy of the human heart, should not have heard that tone of sorrow and fateful boding which breaks, like a suppressed sigh, through the free and light music of that Swabian era.
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With a boding sense of trouble she hurried through the rooms.
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And now the disappearance of Rojas's band, the long wait in the silence, the boding certainty of invisible foes crawling, circling closer and closer, lent to the situation a final touch that made it unreal.
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So they parted sorrowfully, with oppressed hearts which were filled with bodings.
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And he never dreamed that such a joyful letter could sadden her and fill her night with sighs, and troubled thoughts, and bodings of the future, instead of filling it with peace and blessing it with restful sleep.
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Thus, by degrees a gloomy and despairing cloud settled over his mind; but, secretly sceptical of the Mohammedan creed, and too proud and sanguine to resign himself wholly and passively to the doctrine of inevitable predestination, he sought to contend against the machinations of hostile demons and boding stars, not by human but spiritual agencies.
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I dare not tell him all The evil that my boding heart predicts!
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Till the song and the light and the colour, The passion of earth and sky, Are blent in a rapture of boding Of the death we should one day die.
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He went down black and shaky, leaving the whole black community above troubled and worried and full of bodings; but he came back white and joyful, and the game was made! another triumph scored.
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There was a dead silence now; superstitious bodings were in every mind.
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Victory-songs to thy lyre dost thou chant!-Ho, I call to thee, son Born to Latona, Dispenser of boding, on gold-gleaming throne Midmost of earth who art sitting:-thine ears shall be pierced with my moan!
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Then, as they take their places and begin their rhythmic dance, in a strain of impassioned verse that is at once a narrative and a lyric hymn, they tell, or rather, present in a series of vivid images, flashing as by illumination of lightning out of a night of veiled and sombre boding, the tale of the deed that darkened the starting of the host-the sacrifice of Iphigenia to the goddess whose wrath was delaying the fleet at Aulis.
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It was to these deserted ships, and, above all, to those of them that lay far out, that Lawless directed his attention; while Dick, seated upon an anchor that was half embedded in the sand, and giving ear, now to the rude, potent, and boding voices of the gale, and now to the hoarse singing of the shipmen in a neighbouring tavern, soon forgot his immediate surroundings and concerns in the agreeable recollection of Lord Foxham's promise.
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The spot looked so desolate and lonely, and the imagination of both had been already so worked upon by Ellinor's fears, and their conjectures respecting the ill- boding weapon she had witnessed, that a thousand apprehensions of outrage and murder crowded at once upon the minds of the two sisters.
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She sat and stitched them, far into the night, and stitched her sad little bodings in, one by one.
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Examples of Boding

Example #1
But I have had experience of your labors, and these deplorations I have long since learned to distrust.
Example #2
We have settled it in America, as I doubt not it is settled in England, that _Frederick_ is a history which a beneficent Providence is not very likely to interrupt.
Example #3
All the foul terrors in dark-seated hell- QUEEN.
Example #4
Their softest touch as smart as lizards' stings!
Example #5
Sounds inharmonious in themselves and harsh, Yet heard in scenes where peace for ever reigns, And only there, please highly for their sake.
Example #6
Nature inanimate employs sweet sounds, But animated Nature sweeter still To soothe and satisfy the human ear.