verb (used with object)
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Origin of omen
synonym study for omen
OTHER WORDS FROM omenun·o·mened, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for omen
Although Mayer’s exit in the midst of negotiations seems like a bad omen for TikTok’s future, Zhang says the Microsoft deal is unlikely to be unaffected.TikTok’s most vocal defender is now its new interim CEO|Naomi Xu Elegant|August 27, 2020|Fortune
At times, it seemed Leonard was awaiting a portent or an omen.The Stacks: How Leonard Chess Helped Make Muddy Waters|Alex Belth|August 2, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The Japan Times on March 6, 2010, reported that in folklore the fish comes to the beach as an omen of an earthquake.Fishy Mystery: Are Beached Oarfish Trying to Tell Us Something?|Kevin Bailey|October 23, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The color has also been used to forebode an omen or a threat.
Some view is as an omen of dread, of blood, of war, or of victory.
They may even have a good argument, but their very existence is about as ill an omen as it gets.
Again he won his stake, an omen for the day, and was exultant.Mr. Scarborough's Family|Anthony Trollope
If they remain unmoved on the left, or adhere to the right, then it is an omen that the absent loved one will remain faithful.Domestic folk-lore|T. F. Thiselton-Dyer
If dark and dingy, the omen was bad, and they were ordered to sit still.Samoa, A Hundred Years Ago And Long Before|George Turner
But in the meantime its disappearance troubled me like an omen.Uncle Silas|J. S. LeFanu
René took the incident as an omen, and turned his ode into a prophecy which he delivered to his master as the utterance of God.A Handbook to the Works of Browning (6th ed.)|Mrs. Sutherland Orr