Translation of "ominous" - English-Spanish dictionary


adjective uk /ˈɒm.ɪ.nəs/ us /ˈɑː.mə-/

suggesting that something unpleasant is likely to happen

de mal agüero
There was an ominous silence when I asked whether my contract was going to be renewed.
The engine had been making an ominous sound all the way from my parentshouse.
ominous dark clouds
ominously adverb uk /-li/ us

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


adjective /ˈominəs/

giving a suggestion about something bad that is going to happen

de mal agüero, siniestro
an ominous cloud
an ominous silence.
ominously adverb

Dark clouds gathered ominously overhead.

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