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augur
used in The Scarlet Letter

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indicate or predict the future
  • Amongst any other population, or at a later period in the history of New England, the grim rigidity that petrified the bearded physiognomies of these good people would have augured some awful business in hand.
    Chapter 2 -- The Market Place (2% in)

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