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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The quality of being threatening and menacing.

Usage examples (36)
  • Adjective : an ominous bank of dark clouds
  • Were I inclined to follow his example in making remarks upon the "ominousness" of names, I might perhaps retaliate upon him with interest.
  • But it was hard now to maintain that sense of ominousness.
  • The day I became a poet was a sunny day of no particular ominousness. for more
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