A worried bride
When you have a strong feeling of dread and are convinced that your wedding day is going to be a disaster, this is an example of presentiment.
Origin of presentimentMiddle French ; from pressentir, to have a presentiment of ; from Classical Latin praesentire: see pre- and amp; sentiment
Origin of presentimentObsolete French, from presentir, to feel beforehand, from Latin praesent&imacron;re : prae-, pre- + sent&imacron;re, to feel; see sent- in Indo-European roots.
- A premonition; a feeling that something, often of undesirable nature, is going to happen.
From French pressentiment, from Middle French