Harm and danger

ominous
(adj)
OM-i-nǝs
Meaning

threatening; boding ill for the future

1st Sample Sentence

As she sat waiting for her husband to finish cooking supper, an ominous smell of smoke began to come from the kitchen.

Root

omen ominis (ill omen, foreboding) (Latin)

Mnemonics

"omen+ious", Remember the movie "omen" the horror movie maruti OMNI. it is a threating car usually used by kidnappers.

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