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ˌɪn ɔˈspɪʃ əsin·aus·pi·cious

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. inauspicious, unfortunateadjective

    not auspicious; boding ill

  2. adverse, inauspicious, untowardadjective

    contrary to your interests or welfare

    "adverse circumstances"; "made a place for themselves under the most untoward conditions"

  3. ill, inauspicious, ominousadjective

    presaging ill fortune

    "ill omens"; "ill predictions"; "my words with inauspicious thunderings shook heaven"- P.B.Shelley; "a dead and ominous silence prevailed"; "a by-election at a time highly unpropitious for the Government"


  1. inauspiciousadjective

    Not auspicious; ill-omened; unfortunate; unlucky; unfavorable.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Inauspiciousadjective

    not auspicious; ill-omened; unfortunate; unlucky; unfavorable

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Inauspicious

    in-aw-spish′us, adj. not auspicious: ill-omened: unlucky.—adv. Inauspic′iously.—n. Inauspic′iousness.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of inauspicious in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of inauspicious in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of inauspicious in a Sentence

  1. Connor Campbell:

    Markets kicked off June in an inauspicious style this morning, china set the tone...the country's continually limp manufacturing...an unwanted reminder of the global weaknesses circling the market like vultures.

  2. George Washington:

    Over grown military establishments are under any form of government inauspicious to liberty, and are to be regarded as particularly hostile to republican liberty.

  3. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    When your mind is besieged by some inauspicious thoughts, you can bring the sunshine into your life by staying calm!

  4. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    The inauspiciousness of the owl is nothing but the inauspiciousness of the man who thinks that owl is inauspicious!

  5. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    Animals like crows, owls or black cats are not ominous at all; it is the men's superstitious mind which is the inauspicious one!

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