Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of foreguess.

Etymologies

Sorry, no etymologies found.

Examples

  • Roly-Poly, and the suicide of Jennka which followed the next day, she, with her unconsciously -- penetrating soul foreguessed that fate -- which had been favouring her house of ill-fame, sending her good fortunes, turning away all under-water shoals -- was now getting ready to turn its back upon her.

    Yama: the pit

  • "This, then, was thy secret, Anne," whispered the countess; "and I half foreguessed it, when, last night, I knelt beside thy couch to pray, and overheard thee murmur in thy dreams."

    The Last of the Barons — Volume 09

  • I received a letter last evening from the Duke of Gloucester, and as I know the love borne by the prince to the Lord Hastings, I inquired of your chamberlain how far he would have foreguessed the news it announced. "

    The Last of the Barons — Volume 08

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.