HyperDic: auspicious

English > 1 sense of the word auspicious:
ADJECTIVEallauspiciousauguring favorable circumstances and good luck
auspicious > pronunciation
Soundsaaspih'shahs
Rhymesabacus ... zealous: 1164 rhymes with ahs...
English > auspicious: 1 sense > adjective 1
MeaningAuguring favorable circumstances and good luck.
Example"an auspicious beginning for the campaign"
Attribute ofauspiciousness, propitiousnessThe favorable quality of strongly indicating a successful result
Narrowerbright, hopeful, promisingFull or promise
fortunate, rosypresaging good fortune
See alsopropitiousPresenting favorable circumstances
Oppositeinauspicious, unfortunatenot auspicious
Spanishauspiciosa, auspicioso, prometedor, propicio
Catalanpropici, propícia
Nounsauspiciousnessthe favorable quality of strongly indicating a successful result
Adverbsauspiciouslyin an auspicious manner

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