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English definition of “auspicious”

auspicious

adjective uk   /ɔːˈspɪʃ.əs/ us    /ɑː-/ formal
suggesting a positive and successful future: They won their first match of the season 5–1 which was an auspicious start/beginning. Our first meeting was not auspicious - we had a huge argument.
auspiciously
adverb uk   /-li/ us  
(Definition of auspicious from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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