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used in Rose Red

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threatening (suggestive of, or foreshadowing bad things to come)
  • Lined with his African game trophies, the Entry Hall is a very masculine, very ominous place, all those glass eyes bearing down on one.
    6 — 1911-1915 (91% in)
  • She said ominously, "I think it has to do with you, miss.
    7 — 1915-1916 (43% in)

There are no more uses of "ominous" in Rose Red.

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