To foreshadow; prefigure.
The coal mine collapse adumbrated the oil spill fuck up in the gulf, which itself, is probably adumbrating some kind of nuclear disaster.
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Modern Language Association (MLA Style)
Adumbrate. The Effin Word, The Effin Word, https://effinwords.com/dictionary/adumbrate. Accessed 4 June 2023.
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The Effin Word, s.v. adumbrate, accessed June 4, 2023, https://effinwords.com/dictionary/adumbrate.
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The Effin Word. (n.d.). Adumbrate. In The Effin Word. Retrieved June 4, 2023, from https://effinwords.com/dictionary/adumbrate