Definition of auspice
- doing research under the auspices of the local historical society
a program for inner-city youths that is under the auspices of a national corporation
interpreted the teacher's smile as an auspice that he would get an A on his presentation
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Thesaurus: All synonyms and antonyms for auspice
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allowing a liquid or gas to pass through
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