Synonyms for Harbingers:
messengers, mediators, envoys, mailmen, Postmen, Carriers, delegates, dispatchers, announcers, couriers, heralds.
signs, foretokens, indications, omens, presages, writings on the wall, portents, premonitory signs, warnings signals, foretastes, cautions, Auguries, symptoms.
founders, forebears, foreshadowers, originators, antecessors, precursors, scouts, forerunners, ancestors, prototypes, pioneers, predecessors, precedents, antecedents, trailblazers, Mothers.
Usage examples for harbingers
Many ships which had been detained in the North Sea by the east wind were approaching the city, with their various colored flags floating on the breeze, while, far as the eye could reach, the broad expanse of water was covered with sails, and still, in the dim horizon, mast after mast seemed to arise from the waves as harbingers of an immense flotilla. – The Amulet by Hendrik Conscience