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foretaste

US [ˈfɔrˌteɪst]
UK [ˈfɔː(r)ˌteɪst]
  • n.预示;预先的体验;征象
  • v.先尝
  • Web预尝;试吃;预尝到的滋味
Plural Form:foretastes  Present Participle:foretasting  Past Participle:foretasted  
foretaste
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n.
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[sing]
a ~ (of sth)
预先的体验;预示;征象a small amount of a particular experience or situation that shows you what it will be like when the same thing happens on a larger scale in the future
They were unaware that the street violence was just a foretaste of what was to come.
他们没有意识到,这起街头暴力预示着未来大规模的暴力行为。

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