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premonition

[-mənish′ən]
a sense of an impending event without prior knowledge of it.

premonition

(prĕm″ĕ-) (prē-mĕ-nĭsh′ŭn) [L. praemonere, to warn beforehand]
A feeling of an impending event.
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Premonitions THE release of The Mothman Prophecies will clearly revive much interest in the true-life premonitions of the Silver Bridge disaster - but the two most famous disasters of which people had premonitions remain the sinking of the Titanic in 1912, and the Aberfan mining disaster in 1966.
Butler, 39, said: "I was smoking a huge amount and having real bad premonitions and then I got this role where the guy dies of cancer.
I've backed a few premonitions myself without muchsuccess.
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On a weekend when Penny takes Katherine to meet her friend Diana, all of destiny comes together and the premonitions almost become a tragic reality.