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Omen

Omen

WordNet



noun


(1)   A sign of something about to happen
"He looked for an omen before going into battle"

verb


(2)   Indicate by signs
"These signs bode bad news"
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Etymology


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Noun


  1. Something which portends or is perceived to portend a good or evil event or circumstance in the future; an augury or foreboding.
  2. prophetic significance
    a sign of ill omen

Verb



  1. To be an omen of.
  2. To divine or predict from omens.