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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: ominous(0.00915 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to ominous.
English → Indonesian (quick)
English → English (WordNet)
adj 1: threatening or foreshadowing evil or tragic developments; “a
baleful look”; “forbidding thunderclouds”; “his tone
became menacing”; “ominous rumblings of discontent”;
“sinister storm clouds”; “a sinister smile”; “his
threatening behavior”; “ugly black clouds”; “the
situation became ugly” [syn: baleful, forbidding,
menacing, minacious, minatory, sinister, threatening,
2: 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” [syn: ill, inauspicious]
English → English (gcide)
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
He had a good ominous name to have made a peace.
In the heathen worship of God, a sacrifice without a
heart was accounted ominous. --South.
[1913 Webster] -- Om"i*nous*ly, adv. -- Om"i*nous*ness,