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bad omen

A sign, either real or imagined, of ill fortune or catastrophe in the future. It was a bad omen when my girlfriend broke up with me the day before my final exams. All of the recent natural disasters are a bad omen for the future of the planet.
See also: bad, omen

good omen

A sign, either real or imagined, of good fortune or a propitious outcome. I saw a dove on my windowsill this morning; I'd say it's a good omen for the rest of my day. I think the way our conversation ended is a good omen for where our relationship is headed.
See also: good, omen
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"Good night," Omen said to himself, and with a few palpations was out like an ever-melting fire like sunset on a third Wednesday from every other year that had to do with the phrase: NO ONE CAN EAT 50 EGGS.
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I heard someone say "That's a good omen," and I immediately thought two things: I wonder what the ratio of people referring to bad omens is to people who refer to good ones; and "Jeez, J.B., you should stop eavesdropping on conversations, but it's your nature to do so and that's where you get your best column material."