Omened

[ˈəʊ_m_ə_n_d], [ˈə͡ʊmənd], [ˈə‍ʊmənd]

Definitions of Omened:

  1.   Containing a sign or token for good or evil. – Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  2.   Containing omens. – The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.

Usage examples for Omened:

  1. That ill- omened man Flitch had sidled round by the bushes to within a few feet of him. ” – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  2. Consciousness of this ill- omened popularity infuriated Carshaw and alarmed Fowle. ” – The Bartlett Mystery by Louis Tracy
  3. About a week after this last reply, a company of soldiers, under the command of General Zokoli, surrounded the ill- omened castle, which stood out grey and silent against the rose- coloured mists which ushered in the sunrise. ” – King Matthias and the Beggar Boy by Nicholas Jósika
  4. Here, not the ill- omened owl, nor the blind bat, nor the unclean worm shall come. ” – The Pilgrims Of The Rhine by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
  5. With that he began to curse and swear, saying, " May lightning blast the one of ill- omened ancestry who has shaken my house, frightened my family, and broken my bones," and many other harsh things, but he got no answer but a laugh, and the young man had his revenge. ” – Philippine Folk-Tales by Clara Kern Bayliss, Berton L. Maxfield, W. H. Millington, Fletcher Gardner, Laura Watson Benedict
  6. “ I was just going out to console myself with the company of my dear marchioness, when I saw the evil- omened masquer approaching, accompanied by a man, also in disguise, who shook me by the hand and begged me to come at ten o'clock to the " Three Kings" at such a number, if the honour of an old friend was dear to me. ” – The Memoires of Casanova, Complete The Rare Unabridged London Edition Of 1894, plus An Unpublished Chapter of History, By Arthur Symons by Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
  7. But, remembering Dudley, it had an ill- omened sound to me. ” – The La Chance Mine Mystery by Susan Carleton Jones
  8. Her idolatry of this man was such that she herself almost feared it to be ill- omened – Tess of the d'Urbervilles A Pure Woman by Thomas Hardy
  9. And something tells me that I have left that ill- omened thing behind at last, and I am going to win! ” – The Silver Horde by Rex Beach
  10. “ For though Courtier knew that against an unpopular idea there must always be a majority, he never thought so ill of any individual as to suppose him capable of belonging to that ill- omened body. ” – The Patrician by John Galsworthy

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