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Definition of Ominous

Ominous
Ominous Om"i*nous, a. [L. ominosus, fr. omen. See Omen.] Of or pertaining to an omen or to omens; being or exhibiting an omen; significant; portentous; -- formerly used both in a favorable and unfavorable sense; now chiefly in the latter; foreboding or foreshowing evil; inauspicious; as, an ominous dread. He had a good ominous name to have made a peace. --Bacon. In the heathen worship of God, a sacrifice without a heart was accounted ominous. --South. -- Om"i*nous*ly, adv. -- Om"i*nous*ness, n.

Meaning of Ominous from wikipedia

- " the term is more often used in a foreboding sense, as with the word "ominous". The origin of the word is unknown, although it may be connected with...
- ‹ The template Infobox book is being considered for merging. › The Ominous Parallels: The End of Freedom in America is a 1982 book by the philosopher...
- The Ominous Decade (Castilian: Década Ominosa) is a traditional term for the last ten years of the reign of King Ferdinand VII of Spain, dating from the...
- Michael M. (December 30, 2019). "After Another Year of Trump Attacks, 'Ominous Signs' for the American Press". The New York Times. Taylor, Lenore (September...
- "George Floyd protests: Trump threatens protesters with 'vicious dogs' and 'ominous weapons' – live". The Guardian. Archived from the original on May 30, 2020...
- Ominous Horizons: A Paladin's Calling is a 3D medieval first-person shooter video game developed by N'Lightning Software and released in September 2001...
- Norman (February 20, 2014). "Why Amazon's collaboration with the CIA is so ominous – and vulnerable". HuffPost. Retrieved September 14, 2018. Miller, Jason...
- observers said they heard it, some didn't." The Branch Davidians had given ominous warnings involving fire on several occasions. This may or may not have...
- Local 58 (or WCLV-TV), which is constantly hijacked with broadcasts of ominous and surreal videos. A found footage-style dashcam video involving a driver...
- purpose[citation needed] his public persona was reinvented, and the formerly aloof, ominous Foreman had been replaced by a smiling, friendly George. He and Ali had...
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