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I am thinking there's an expression or an idiom that means something along the line of "This is or might be a bad omen to bad things about to come about." It doesn't have to exactly mean that, but it must be something we can pretty much use in the same context.
Apr 14, 2019 at 12:44
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The word “portend”. From Merriam-Webster dictionary:
1: to give an omen or anticipatory sign of
2: INDICATE, SIGNIFY
The distant thunder
portended a storm.
If you're superstitious, a black cat
Apr 14, 2019 at 20:13
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Red skies at night, a sailor's delight.
Red sky in the morning, sailors take warning.
These can be called signs.
"He's late for work again. That's a
Something is said to be a bad sign.
Apr 14, 2019 at 20:47
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