Translation of "augur" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /ˈɔː.ɡər/ us /ˈɑː.ɡɚ/ formal

to be a sign of especially good or bad things in the future

augurar, presagiar
The company’s sales figures for the first six months augur well for the rest of the year.
Do you think that this recent ministerial announcement augurs (= is a sign of) a shift in government policy?

(Translation of “augur” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


verb /(British ) ˈoːɡə; (American) ˈoːɡər/

(formal) to be a sign that something will succeed or fail in the future

The dark clouds did not augur well for the afternoon’s picnic.

(Translation of “augur” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)