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omen
used in The Count of Monte Cristo

3 uses
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Definition
a sign of something about to happen
  • Julie trembled at this request, which seemed to her of bad omen.
    Chapters 29-30 (63% in)
  • Valentine cast down her eyes; this was a good omen for Morrel, for he knew that nothing but happiness could have the power of thus overcoming Valentine.
    Chapters 79-80 (8% in)
  • Oh, I have been base, cowardly, I tell you; I have abjured my affections, and like all renegades I am of evil omen to those who surround me!
    Chapters 111-112 (87% in)

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