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auspicious
used in The Scarlet Letter

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Definition favorable; or suggestive of good things to come
  • Hester could not but ask herself whether there had not originally been a defect of truth, courage, and loyalty on her own part, in allowing the minister to be thrown into a position where so much evil was to be foreboded and nothing auspicious to be hoped.
    Chapter 13 -- Another View of Hester (92% in)

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