Definitions of boding

  1. a feeling of evil to come; " a steadily escalating sense of foreboding"; " the lawyer had a presentiment that the judge would dismiss the case"
  2. An omen.
  3. of Bode
  4. Foreshowing; presaging; ominous.
  5. A prognostic; an omen; a foreboding.
  6. Foreshowing.

Usage examples for boding

  1. This lonely insect had no sooner sounded its winter- boding note than the fond flower began sympathetically to wave and droop along those tarry slopes, as I have seen it on how many hill- side pastures! – Short Stories and Essays From "Literature and Life" by William Dean Howells