American English

Definition of auspicious adjective from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



    jump to other results
  1. 1showing signs that something is likely to be successful in the future synonym promising
  2. 2 an auspicious start to the new school year It was an auspicious date for a wedding. Their first meeting was hardly auspicious. opposite inauspicious
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: auspicious