GRE Word List

AUSPICIOUS

favoring success; giving signs of future success; Cf. auspices

The meaning of the word auspicious is favoring success; giving signs of future success; Cf. auspices.

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WordMeaning
moroseill-humored; sullen; sullenly melancholy
halehealthy
innocuousharmless
incubusburden; very worriying problem; mental care; nightmare; male devil; CF. succubus
blundererror; stupid mistake
knaveuntrustworthy person; rogue; scoundrel; jack; N. knavery
certitudecertainty
profusiongreat amount; plenty; overabundance; excess; lavish expenditure; Ex. profusion of choices; ADJ. profuse: plentiful; copious; giving or given abundantly; extravagant
soothsayerone who foretells the future
aspersionslanderous remark; Ex. cast aspersions on