English translation of 'de mauvais augure'
de mauvais augure
[oiseaux] of ill omen
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Example Sentences Including 'de mauvais augure'
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C'est de mauvais augure, étant donné les complications confessionnelles, ethniques et culturelles dans la région ".Le Monde (2002)
Les onze joueurs qui se sont présentés mercredi soir sur la pelouse de l'ArenA ont cloué le bec aux oiseaux de mauvais augure.Le Monde (2000)
Mais le reste du temps, j'appréhendais de rencontrer ce promeneur de mauvais augure.Les anges et les faucons
'de mauvais augure' in Other Languages
British English: ominous ADJECTIVE
If you describe something as ominous, you mean that it worries you because it makes you think that something unpleasant is going to happen.
There was an ominous silence at the other end of the phone.
Translation of de mauvais augure from the Collins French to English
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