Translation of augur in Spanish:

augur

Pronunciation: /ˈɔːgər; ˈɔːgə(r)/

intransitive verb/verbo intransitivo

  • to augur well/ill this vote does not augur well oaugurs ill for the government esta votación no augura or no presagia nada bueno para el gobierno, esta votación es mala señal or mal augurio para el gobierno
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    • He said that both sides' willingness to talk augured well for a peaceful outcome.
    • Indeed, to have an operation begin with a helicopter crash does not augur well for its outcome.
    • Those events certainly did not augur well for the success of the project.

transitive verb/verbo transitivo

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