Simple Definition of omen
: something that is believed to be a sign or warning of something that will happen in the future
Full Definition of omen
: an occurrence or phenomenon believed to portend a future event : augury
Examples of omen in a sentence
They regarded the win as a good omen for the team.
omens of things to come
Origin and Etymology of omen
Latin omin-, omen
First Known Use: 1582
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Definition of omen for Students
: a happening believed to be a sign or warning of a future event
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