Auguries in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Auguries

plural of augury

Short Example Sentences for Auguries

  • 1. The auguries were inauspicious. 🔊
  • 2. All auguries we defy, my dear! 🔊
  • 3. I wont hear any more evil auguries or self-reproaches. 🔊
  • 4. So she was quite disposed to encourage him with auguries of success. 🔊
  • 5. Under these propitious auguries the dismal and disastrous enterprise began. 🔊
  • 6. His auguries were infallible; from his decisions there was no appeal. 🔊
  • 7. They were, moreover, very liable to find auguries in things they witnessed. 🔊

How to use Auguries in Sentences?

  • 1. To give a list of the omens and auguries would consume much time and be useless. 🔊
  • 2. The priests had to work the auguries when consulted on matters of state; on private matters the paterfamilias might do this himself. 🔊
  • 3. Presentiments generally come from the nerves, and signify nothing; but nobody keeps a tally of the presentiments and auguries that fail. 🔊
  • 4. But from ancient times, omens, charms, and auguries have held considerable sway over the destinies of men. 🔊
  • 5. Doubtless the secessionists drew hopeful auguries and fresh inspiration from this and other visionary talk frequent amid the unsteady political thought of that day. 🔊
  • 6. He says that sacrifices have been offered up, and that the auguries are unfavorable, and that the priests proclaim your presence to be a danger to Mexico. 🔊
  • 7. With great delight she retailed incidents of my childhood, reminding me of a thousand youthful escapades of which she constituted me the hero, drawing therefrom auguries of my future greatness. 🔊
  • 8. Lady Merrifield ventured on no more; but she carried off ultimately hopeful auguries for the gentleman who had been watching for her, very anxious to hear her report. 🔊