Word Focus

focusing on words and literature





Definitions and Synonyms of portent | Another word for portent | What is portent?

Definition 1: a sign of something about to happen - [noun denoting event]

Samples where portent or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • he looked for an omen before going into battle

Synonyms for portent in the sense of this definition

(portent is a kind of ...) an event that is experienced as indicating important things to come

"he hoped it was an augury" "it was a sign from God"

(... is a kind of portent ) a favorable omen

(... is a kind of portent ) an unfavorable omen

(... is a kind of portent ) an omen of death or destruction

More words

Another word for portend

Another word for porte-cochere

Another word for porte

Another word for portcullis

Another word for portal vein

Another word for portentous

Another word for portentously

Another word for porter

Another word for porter's beer

Another word for porterage


Other word for porterage

porterage meaning and synonyms

How to pronounce porterage