Examples of omen in a Sentence
They regarded the win as a good omen for the team.
omens of things to come
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About that Latin name: the genus name Aegolius is a type of screech owl thought to be a bird of ill omen.
This dark omen epitomises the ghoulish detail in Jonathan Miller’s biography.
In what may have been an omen for the utterly stupid catastrophe that was to follow, around 1:15 p.m. a man jumped the White House gate, prompting a lockdown.
Whatever the cause, its appearance builds on a bad omen: This is the third reported stranding in the Bay Area in a week.
That felt like a good omen, and Dan asked Camille to be his girlfriend.
So is the voting boom in Sacramento County an omen of good things to come if SB 450 expands statewide?
But under all that, there’s a recurring sense of something looming — a dark cloud, an omen, a bad dream — that is driving him to retreat to the solitary pleasures of making songs and listening to music.
Voters in the 10th District chose Hillary Clinton over Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) and Northam over Perriello — a good omen for Wexton, the establishment favorite.
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straw in the wind;
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Definition of omen for English Language Learners
: something that is believed to be a sign or warning of something that will happen in the future
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