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ominous
used in Gulliver's Travels

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threatening (suggestive of, or foreshadowing bad things to come)
  • When one of them is born, it is reckoned ominous, and their birth is recorded very particularly so that you may know their age by consulting the register, which, however, has not been kept above a thousand years past, or at least has been destroyed by time or public disturbances.
    Part 3 — A Voyage to Laputa, Balnibarbi, .... (93% in)

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