Thesaurus

omen

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of omen

  1. something believed to be a sign or warning of a future event some people still believe that a black cat crossing your path is a bad omen Synonyms augury, auspice, boding, foreboding, foreshadowing, portent, prefiguring, presage Related Words forerunner, harbinger, herald, precursor; foretaste, hint, inkling, intimation, suggestion; forewarning; forecast, foretelling, prediction, prognostication, prophecy (also prophesy); badge, mark, note, token; divination Phrases straw in the wind



Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up omen? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

all at once

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!