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adjective uk   /ˌɪn.ɔːˈspɪʃ.əs/ us    /-ɑː-/ formal
showing signs that something will not be successful or positive: After an inauspicious start, Scotland went on to win the match.Unsuccessful (people and things)
adverb uk   /-li/ us  
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