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omen
used in The Scarlet Letter

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Definition
a sign of something about to happen
  • "Hist, hist!" said she, while her ill-omened physiognomy seemed to cast a shadow over the cheerful newness of the house.
    Chapter 8 -- The Elf-child and the Minister (95% in)

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