Word of the Week – Augury

as in: “The document was naive, pretentious, and patronizing, though an augury nonetheless of the more sophisticated and ideological statements of the self-conscious, activist student movement of later years.”
Marcus, H. G. (1999). 1960, the year the sky began falling on Haile Sellassie. Northeast African Studies, 6, 12. doi: 10.1353/nas.2003.0004

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