Definition of auspicious adjective from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    auspicious

     adjective
    adjective
    NAmE//ɔˈspɪʃəs//
     
    (formal)
     
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  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
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