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Definition 1: commence in a manner calculated to bring good luck - [verb of change]

Samples where auspicate or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • They auspicated the trip with a bottle of champagne

(auspicate is a kind of ...) take the first step or steps in carrying out an action

"We began working at dawn" "Who will start?" "Get working as soon as the sun rises!" "The first tourists began to arrive in Cambodia" "He began early in the day" "Let's get down to work now"

Definition 2: indicate, as with a sign or an omen - [verb of communication]

Samples where auspicate or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • These signs bode bad news

Synonyms for auspicate in the sense of this definition

(auspicate is a kind of ...) be a signal for or a symptom of

"These symptoms indicate a serious illness" "Her behavior points to a severe neurosis" "The economic indicators signal that the euro is undervalued"

(... is a kind of auspicate ) to be a menacing indication of something

"The clouds threaten rain" "Danger threatens"

(... is a kind of auspicate ) foretell by divine inspiration

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