Definition of inauspicious
: not auspicious an inauspicious start
Examples of inauspicious in a Sentence
Despite its inauspicious beginnings, the company eventually became very profitable.
this many problems so early in the project is a most inauspicious sign
Recent Examples of inauspicious from the Web
For a season that began with such an inauspicious start, Dwyer’s fortunes have done a complete 180.
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INAUSPICIOUS Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of inauspicious for English Language Learners
: not showing or suggesting that future success is likely : not auspicious
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