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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Auguring favorable circumstances and good luck.

Usage examples (36)
  • In the houses, mango leaves are tied to the doorways to mark the auspicious occasion.
  • An auspicious beginning for the campaign
  • Maniacal laughter from inside the Matthew-Cave seems to indicate that something auspicious is happening.
  • They also believe as firmly as the Chinese do in auspicious and inauspicious days, spells, magic, and a species of astrology. for more
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