EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

bode +‎ -ment

NounEdit

bodement (plural bodements)

  1. (obsolete) An omen; a prognostic.
    • William Shakespeare
      This foolish, dreaming, superstitious girl
      Makes all these bodements.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.