foreshadowing
Verb
  1. present participle of foreshadow#English|foreshadow
Noun

foreshadowing (plural foreshadowings)

  1. (authorship, usually, uncountable) A literary device whereby an author drops hints or symbolic representations of plot developments to come later in the story.
    The roses blooming before Rose herself bloomed was excellent foreshadowing.
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