omen

General - An indication or warning of future events. The idea that certain things can give warning of future events occurs in many cultures and includes such things as breaking a mirror, buzzing in the ears, comets, creaking floorboards, eclipses, having a bat enter the house, itching palms, magpies, meteors, sneezing, the cry of a banshee and tripping on the threshold. At times, called omen.

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