Definition of Auspice

1. Noun. A favorable omen.

Generic synonyms: Omen, Portent, Presage, Prodigy, Prognostic, Prognostication
Derivative terms: Auspicate, Auspicate



Definition of Auspice

1. n. A divining or taking of omens by observing birds; an omen as to an undertaking, drawn from birds; an augury; an omen or sign in general; an indication as to the future.

Definition of Auspice

1. Noun. (chiefly in the plural) Patronage or protection. ¹

2. Noun. An omen or a sign. ¹

3. Noun. (obsolete) Divination from the actions of birds. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Auspice

1. a favorable omen [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Auspice

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

Literary usage of Auspice

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1. An Abstract of the Annual Reports and Correspondence of the Society for (1814)
"... that the expectations of the " Society will be fully answered: we send you " forth, as we humbly trust, Christo Duce et ** auspice Christo : and shall ..."

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