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us   /ɔˈspɪʃ·əs/
suggesting a positive and successful future: Winning her first seven cases was an auspicious beginning for the young lawyer.
(Definition of auspicious from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “auspicious”
in Chinese (Simplified) 吉利的,吉祥的…
in Turkish hayırlı, umut verici, uğurlu…
in Russian благоприятный…
in Chinese (Traditional) 吉利的,吉祥的…
in Polish pomyślny…
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“auspicious” in British English

Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
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