(1) And by the way, Ganesha is an icon of good augury in almost all Asian countries.(2) they heard the sound as an augury of death(3) In a general sense it is an unfortunate omen which is sometimes taken as an augury of death.(4) they heard the sound as an augury of death(5) As Hamlet remarked, ‘We defy augury … The readiness is all’.(6) Meteorologists have responded by transforming daily weather prediction from an augury into a reliable source of important information - a splendid achievement that nearly everyone takes for granted.(7) Amid the carnage and death, that unity is one augury of hope.(8) Short of slaughtering a wild animal and rummaging about in its entrails, every sign, portent and augury had been examined beforehand.(9) She was thrice widowed, and she claimed to possess the gift of augury .(10) A brace of dead geese, embodying the classical Roman method of augury , act as an image of mortality.(11) There is little demand for astrologers, because their auguries have no practical value.(12) The auguries , in America at least, are not good.(13) For one thing, political and economic auguries , specific market conditions, and likely future trends need all to be taken into account.(14) So the auguries are mixed for the latest exercise in consultation politics.(15) They are also auguries of the future: what was won for women and for racial and ethnic minorities will surely be won, in the lifetimes of some of us, for gay and lesbian couples.(16) On the face of it, the auguries are not encouraging.
1. omen ::
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