Meaning of “inauspicious” in the English Dictionary

"inauspicious" in British English

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inauspiciousadjective

uk /ˌɪn.ɔːˈspɪʃ.əs/ us /ˌɪn.ɑːˈspɪʃ.əs/ formal

(Definition of “inauspicious” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"inauspicious" in American English

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inauspiciousadjective

us /ˌɪn·ɔˈspɪʃ·əs/

suggesting that success is not likely:

After an inauspicious start, our team went on to win the game 30 to 24.

(Definition of “inauspicious” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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