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Augur

Au´gur
n.1.(Rom. Antiq.) An official diviner who foretold events by the singing, chattering, flight, and feeding of birds, or by signs or omens derived from celestial phenomena, certain appearances of quadrupeds, or unusual occurrences.
2.One who foretells events by omens; a soothsayer; a diviner; a prophet.
v. i.1.To conjecture from signs or omens; to prognosticate; to foreshow.
[imp. & p. p. Augured ( ); p. pr. & vb. n. Auguring.]
2.To anticipate, to foretell, or to indicate a favorable or an unfavorable issue; as, to augur well or ill.
v. t.1.To predict or foretell, as from signs or omens; to betoken; to presage; to infer.
It seems to augur genius.
- Sir W. Scott.
I augur everything from the approbation the proposal has met with.
- J. F. W. Herschel.
Noun1.augur - (ancient Rome) a religious official who interpreted omens to guide public policy
Synonyms: auspex
Verb1.augur - indicate by signs; "These signs bode bad news"
2.augur - predict from an omen
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