What is another word for foreshadowing?

270 synonyms found


[ fɔːʃˈadə͡ʊɪŋ], [ fɔːʃˈadə‍ʊɪŋ], [ f_ɔː_ʃ_ˈa_d_əʊ_ɪ_ŋ]

Synonyms for Foreshadowing:

How to use "Foreshadowing" in context?

Foreshadowing is the use of situational hints, images, and symbols to communicate a future event or plot element. It is a popular technique in literature, films, and television. Foreshadowing can be used to create a sense of progression in a story or plot, to add depth to a character, or to hint at future events. Some commonly used foreshadowing techniques include providing little details about a future event, showing a character or object in a different light before it is actually mentioned in the story, and allusions to future events.

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