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omen

noun \ˈō-mən\

: 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
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Examples of OMEN

  1. They regarded the win as a good omen for the team.
  2. omens of things to come

Origin of OMEN

Latin omin-, omen
First Known Use: 1582
OMEN Defined for Kids

omen

noun \ˈō-mən\

Definition of OMEN for Kids

:  a happening believed to be a sign or warning of a future event

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