I adjective augural, augurial, auspicial, foreboding, monitory, ominous, portentous II index inauspicious, ominous, portentous (ominous), prophetic, sinister

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  • Presageful — Pre*sage ful, a. Full of presages; ominous. [1913 Webster] Dark in the glass of some presageful mood. Tennyson. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • presageful — ˈpresijfəl adjective : full of presage or presages : foreboding, foreknowing, ominous, prophetic a presageful mood presageful victory that … presageful gloom of yours Alfred Tennyson …   Useful english dictionary

  • presageful — adjective see presage I …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • presageful — See presage. * * * …   Universalium

  • presageful — adjective Full of presages; ominous …   Wiktionary

  • presageful — pres·age·ful …   English syllables

  • presage — presageful, adj. presagefully, adv. presager, n. n. /pres ij/; v. /pres ij, pri sayj /, n., v., presaged, presaging. n. 1. a presentiment or foreboding. 2. something that portends or foreshadows a future event; an omen, prognostic, or warning… …   Universalium

  • ominous — I adjective adverse, alarming, augurial, auspicial, baleful, bodeful, dangerous, dark, depressing, dire, direful, disastrous, dismaying, dispiriting, disquieting, disturbing, divinatory, fatidic, fatidical, fear inspiring, fearful, forbidding,… …   Law dictionary

  • portentous — I (eliciting amazement) adjective amazing, astonishing, breathtaking, exceptional, extraordinary, great, inconceivable, incredible, indescribable, marvelous, memorable, miraculous, notable, noteworthy, novel, out of the ordinary, outstanding,… …   Law dictionary

  • Divine — Di*vine , a. [Compar. {Diviner}; superl. {Divinest}.] [F. divin, L. divinus divine, divinely inspired, fr. divus, dius, belonging to a deity; akin to Gr. ?, and L. deus, God. See {Deity}.] 1. Of or belonging to God; as, divine perfections; the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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