\pɔːtˈɛntəs], \pɔːtˈɛntəs], \p_ɔː_t_ˈɛ_n_t_ə_s]\
Definitions of PORTENTOUS
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Of the nature of a portent; containing portents; foreshadowing, esp. foreshadowing ill; ominous.
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By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman
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- Regular instituted 1120, St. Norbert (whence Norbertines), at Premonstratum [L. , pointed out, it was said, by the Virgin], in Picardy. They were also called White Canons, from colour of their dress.