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Russian translation of “ominous”

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ominous

adjective
 
 
/ˈɒmɪnəs/
making you think that something bad is going to happen
зловещий, угрожающий
an ominous sign ominous cloudsPredicting things and intuitionFate and destiny
Translations of “ominous”
in Spanish de mal agüero, siniestro…
in French de mauvais augure…
in German unheilvoll…
in Chinese (Traditional) 惡兆的, 不祥的, 不吉利的…
in Turkish uğursuz, kötü, hayra alamet olmayan…
in Chinese (Simplified) 恶兆的, 不祥的, 不吉利的…
in Polish złowróżbny, złowieszczy…
(Definition of ominous from the Cambridge English-Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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