a feeling of evil to come
of evil in attempting this winter journey now stretched out to fifteen hundred miles, under conditions which increased its perils.Greely, Adolphus W.
predict in advance
In any case, it
forecasts a boost to profits over the next few years.
person from an earlier time who contributed to a tradition
, along with George Washington, Thomas Jefferson and other leaders, encouraged the colonies to produce wine to avoid dependence on Europe.Washington Post (May 25, 2012)
the part of a scene that is near the viewer
Steps in the immediate
suggest that Mr. Lewis is jumping through the fourth wall of the painting into an ordinary home.New York Times (Feb 2, 2012)
ranking above all others
Nearly everyone who talks about video games — reporters, critics, creators, players — places too much emphasis on money as the
foremost measurement of success.
something that precedes something or someone
The "Garden Books" kept by Jefferson and now published only in part, reveal him as a
of modern efficiency engineers.Chinard, Gilbert
the act of providing vague advance indications
Both sport haloes and in some renderings Jesus' halo includes a cross, a
of his suffering three decades hence.Slate (Dec 21, 2011)
seeing ahead; knowing in advance; foreseeing
a short introductory essay preceding the text of a book
According to the book’s
foreword, the story had been written in the period between the two World Wars.