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augur

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noun
    1. one of a group of ancient Roman officials charged with observing and interpreting omens for guidance in public affairs
    2. soothsayer; prophet
    [Webster]
verb
    1. to divine or predict, as from omens; prognosticate
    2. to serve as an omen or promise of; foreshadow; betoken: Mounting sales augur a profitable year
    [Webster]
  • to foretell especially from omens [Taisha]

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