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augur

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of augur

  1. one who predicts future events or developments ancient Roman augurs who predicted the future by reading the flight of birds Synonyms of augur prophet, diviner, forecaster, foreseer, foreteller, fortune-teller, futurist, prognosticator, prophesier, seer, soothsayer, visionaryWords Related to augur prophetess, sibyl, wisewoman; mystic, oracle; astrologer, crystal gazer, palmist, rhabdomancer; Cassandra, doomsayer, doomsdayer, Jeremiah

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augur

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of augur

  1. 1 to show signs of a favorable or successful outcome the extended interview augurs well for your acceptance into that law school Synonyms of augur bode, forebode (also forbode), promiseWords Related to augur forecast, foretell, predict, presage, prognosticate, prophesy; forewarn, warn; anticipate, divine, foreknow, foresee; betoken, foreshadow, harbinger, portend, prefigure, presignify; indicate, signify; allude, connote, hint, imply, insinuate, intimate, suggest

  2. 2 to tell of or describe beforehand the fortune-teller augured nothing but a series of calamities for me Synonyms of augur foretell, call, forecast, predict, presage, prognosticate, prophesy, read, vaticinateWords Related to augur alert, caution, forewarn, warn; bode, forebode (also forbode), portend, promise; anticipate, divine, foreknow, foresee; announce, declare, herald, proclaimNear Antonyms of augur describe, narrate, recite, recount, relate, report, tell



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