Definition Of foretoken
a sign of something to come.
Let's count all of the foretokens that were telling me me to crawl back into bed for the weekend.
be a sign of (something to come).
a shiver in the night air foretokening December
Example Of foretoken
Actually this foretokened that the formal independence of the republic would also be nullified.
And so far were they carried into the admiration thereof, that they thought in the chanceable hitting upon any such verses great foretokens of their following fortunes were placed.
He is said to have eaten a toad as a child, an act foretokening a martial destiny.
He spent much of his time swimming in nihilistic little circles and had a lethargy that some saw as foretokening an early death.
It is a foretoken for the rest of the album: lo-fi common or garden electronica full of samples, little bells, harmonica, noise and atmospheric strings.