boding n : a feeling of evil to come; "a steadily escalating sense of foreboding"; "the lawyer had a presentiment that the judge would dismiss the case" [syn: foreboding, premonition, presentiment]
- An omen, a prediction of disaster, a portent.
- portending, ominous
- The boding of the tree toad.... - Washington Irving, The Legend of Sleepy Hollow
- present participle of bode