One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘she was seized with a feeling of foreboding’
apprehension, apprehensiveness, anxiety, perturbation, trepidation, disquiet, disquietude, unease, uneasiness, misgiving, suspicion, worry, fear, fearfulness, dread, alarm
informal butterflies, butterflies in the stomach, the willies, the heebie-jeebies, the jitters, jitteriness, twitchiness
2‘in the end their forebodings proved justified’
premonition, presentiment, intuition, feeling, vague feeling, suspicion, inkling, hunch
warning, omen, portent, sign, token
prediction, augury, prophecy, presage, prognostication, forecast
informal gut feeling, feeling in one's bones, funny feeling, sixth sense
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