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ominous
used in A Raisin in the Sun

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threatening (suggestive of, or foreshadowing bad things to come)
  • In the living room BENEATHA sits at the table, still surrounded by the now almost ominous packing crates.
    3.1 — Act 3 (2% in)
ominous = threatening (suggestive of, or foreshadowing bad things to come)
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