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Definition 1: presenting favorable circumstances; likely to result in or show signs of success - [adjective denoting all]

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

  • propitious omens
  • propitious gales speeded us along
  • a propitious alignment of planets for space exploration

(propitious is similar to ...) presaging or likely to bring good luck or a good outcome

"a favorable time to ask for a raise" "lucky stars" "a prosperous moment to make a decision"

(propitious is similar to ...) disposed to bestow favors

"thanks to the gracious gods"

(means also ...) auguring favorable circumstances and good luck

"an auspicious beginning for the campaign"

(means also ...) (of winds or weather) tending to promote or facilitate

"the days were fair and the winds were favorable"

(... are attributes of propitious) the favorable quality of strongly indicating a successful result

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