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Definition of augur verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    augur

     verb
    verb
    NAmE//ˈɔɡər//
     
    [intransitive] augur well/badly (formal)Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they augur
     
    he / she / it augurs
     
    past simple augured
     
    -ing form auguring
     
     
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  1. 1to be a sign that something will be successful or not successful in the future synonym bode
  2. 2 Conflicts among the various groups do not augur well for the future of the peace talks.
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