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Example sentences for omen

But word of its horrible condition is spreading through the souks, where traders see it as a bad omen.
It harms no creature, and its presence is considered a good omen.
You'd think her da was dead wrong when he worried about the omen of the sun on the day of her birth.
The couple take this bit of news as a bad omen and the fragile ties they have rebuilt fall apart.

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