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used in The Devils Arithmetic

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threatening (suggestive of, or foreshadowing bad things to come)
  • The smokestack and the ominous black curl emerging from it, dissipating against the bright blue sky,
    Chapter 12 (84% in)
ominous = threatening; or suggestive of bad things to come
  • The door banged behind them ominously.
    Chapter 15 (49% in)

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