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inauspicious

  
  
An inauspicious event is one that gives signs that success is unlikely.  
FORMAL      adj   usu ADJ n     (Antonym: auspicious)    The meeting got off to an inauspicious start when he was late.     
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inauspicious

  
  
bad, black, bodeful, discouraging, ill-omened, ominous, unfavourable, unfortunate, unlucky, unpromising, unpropitious, untoward  
  
Antonyms     
   auspicious, encouraging, favourable, fortunate, good, lucky, promising, propitious  

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