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augur

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one who predicts future events or developments
  • ancient Roman augurs who predicted the future by reading the flight of birds

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augur

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1 to show signs of a favorable or successful outcome
  • the extended interview augurs well for your acceptance into that law school

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2 to tell of or describe beforehand
  • the fortune-teller augured nothing but a series of calamities for me

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“Augur.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/augur. Accessed 10 Jul. 2020.

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