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  • v. Present participle of forewarn.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A premonition.

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  • n. an early warning about a future event

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Examples

  • ISLAMABAD: The United States appears to be 'forewarning' Pakistan, about continuing with the billion dollar gas pipeline from Iran into Pakistan, but officialdom here, is relaxed, saying that China and Russia were bound to veto any further stringent measures against Iran in the United Nations Security Council, which would want to see this ambitious project wrapped up.

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  • The United States appears to be 'forewarning' Pakistan, about continuing with the billion dollar gas pipeline from Iran into Pakistan, but officialdom here, is relaxed, saying that China and Russia were bound to veto any further stringent measures against Iran in the United Nations Security Council, which would want to see this ambitious project wrapped up.

    Signs of the Times

  • Diplomats speaking to The News say that the US could be 'forewarning' Pakistan because Washington has lost all patience with Iran's nuclear policy, and is lobbying hard to ensure that stringent UN sanctions are put in place against Tehran.

    Signs of the Times

  • But there are nuances and that is why I'm kind of forewarning people that we're going to see some facts on comparisons quarter-over-quarter in

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  • That is, to a certain extent the former is showing similar "forewarning" signs: in vietnam when insurgent attacks fell in number, supports of citizens for South Vietnamese government rose, and when the reverse became the case: insurgent attacks increased, citizens turned away from their government since it could not offer them security.

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  • "Why, sir, as there is still plenty of work, I do not like to press the matter, lest your mamma should be fidgeted, and think there was danger; but danger there is; I have a kind of forewarning of it.

    Masterman Ready The Wreck of the "Pacific"

  • The problem is there's no remote sensing or direct eyes on the dam to provide any forewarning.

    North Dakota dam at risk of failure

  • Pakistan said Tuesday it had "concerns and reservations" about the U.S. attack on Osama bin Laden deep inside Pakistan without seeking permission or giving forewarning.

    Massive Intelligence Haul

  • Meanwhile, Pakistan said it had "concerns and reservations" about Washington's decision to kill bin Laden inside Pakistan without giving forewarning.

    Bin Laden Final Photo 'Gruesome'

  • ABBOTTABAD, Pakistan—Pakistan said Tuesday it had "concerns and reservations" about Washington's decision to attack and kill al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden deep inside Pakistan without seeking their permission or giving forewarning.

    Pakistan Criticizes U.S. Raid on bin Laden

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