Definition of Auspicated

1. Verb. (past of auspicate) ¹



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Definition of Auspicated

1. auspicate [v] - See also: auspicate

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Auspicated

auscultatory percussion
auscultatory sound
ausferrite
ausform
ausformed
ausforming
ausforms
auslander
auslanders
auslaut
auslauts
auslese
ausonium
auspex
auspicate
auspicated (current term)
auspicates
auspicating
auspice
auspices
auspicial
auspicious
auspiciously
auspiciousness
aussage test
austausch
austausch coefficient
austemper
austempered
austempering

Literary usage of Auspicated

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1. The Roman Assemblies from Their Origin to the End of the Republic by George Willis Botsford (1909)
"... assemblies were auspicated. Although for the tribal assemblies the question is more difficult, it seems reasonably certain that whereas a patrician ..."

2. Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine (1862)
"... and she found herself in tears, sprinkling it as she was accustomed to do the heads of the victims, when she auspicated the human sacrifices. ..."

3. The Knickerbocker: Or, New-York Monthly Magazine by Charles Fenno Hoffman, Timothy Flint, Lewis Gaylord Clark, Kinahan Cornwallis, John Holmes Agnew (1836)
"... the stern sacrifice of poor Virginia auspicated the downfall of the Decemviri ; and Caesar s ' wounded vesture' shut out from the ' kind souls' of his ..."

4. The Annual Register edited by Edmund Burke (1841)
"... that you have auspicated and sanctioned your first appearance in the arena of public discussion by manifesting a zeal and interest in this great cause, ..."

5. Historical View of the American Revolution by George Washington Greene (1895)
"It is almost impossible to read how the three were mingled and not think of the solemn banquets of Homer's Greeks auspicated by sacrifice and liba- ..."

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