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aus·pi·cate

 (ô′spĭ-kāt′)
tr.v. aus·pi·cat·ed, aus·pi·cat·ing, aus·pi·cates
To begin or inaugurate with a ceremony intended to bring good luck.

[Latin auspicārī, auspicāt-, from auspex, auspic-, bird augur; see auspice.]

auspicate

(ˈɔːspɪˌkeɪt)
vb (tr)
to begin or inaugurate with a ceremony intended to bring good fortune

auspicate


Past participle: auspicated
Gerund: auspicating

Imperative
auspicate
auspicate
Present
I auspicate
you auspicate
he/she/it auspicates
we auspicate
you auspicate
they auspicate
Preterite
I auspicated
you auspicated
he/she/it auspicated
we auspicated
you auspicated
they auspicated
Present Continuous
I am auspicating
you are auspicating
he/she/it is auspicating
we are auspicating
you are auspicating
they are auspicating
Present Perfect
I have auspicated
you have auspicated
he/she/it has auspicated
we have auspicated
you have auspicated
they have auspicated
Past Continuous
I was auspicating
you were auspicating
he/she/it was auspicating
we were auspicating
you were auspicating
they were auspicating
Past Perfect
I had auspicated
you had auspicated
he/she/it had auspicated
we had auspicated
you had auspicated
they had auspicated
Future
I will auspicate
you will auspicate
he/she/it will auspicate
we will auspicate
you will auspicate
they will auspicate
Future Perfect
I will have auspicated
you will have auspicated
he/she/it will have auspicated
we will have auspicated
you will have auspicated
they will have auspicated
Future Continuous
I will be auspicating
you will be auspicating
he/she/it will be auspicating
we will be auspicating
you will be auspicating
they will be auspicating
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been auspicating
you have been auspicating
he/she/it has been auspicating
we have been auspicating
you have been auspicating
they have been auspicating
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been auspicating
you will have been auspicating
he/she/it will have been auspicating
we will have been auspicating
you will have been auspicating
they will have been auspicating
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been auspicating
you had been auspicating
he/she/it had been auspicating
we had been auspicating
you had been auspicating
they had been auspicating
Conditional
I would auspicate
you would auspicate
he/she/it would auspicate
we would auspicate
you would auspicate
they would auspicate
Past Conditional
I would have auspicated
you would have auspicated
he/she/it would have auspicated
we would have auspicated
you would have auspicated
they would have auspicated
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.auspicate - indicate by signsauspicate - indicate by signs; "These signs bode bad news"
threaten - to be a menacing indication of something:"The clouds threaten rain"; "Danger threatens"
bespeak, betoken, indicate, signal, point - be a signal for or a symptom of; "These symptoms indicate a serious illness"; "Her behavior points to a severe neurosis"; "The economic indicators signal that the euro is undervalued"
foreshow - foretell by divine inspiration
2.auspicate - commence in a manner calculated to bring good luckauspicate - commence in a manner calculated to bring good luck; "They auspicated the trip with a bottle of champagne"
begin, commence, set out, start, start out, set about, get down, get - take the first step or steps in carrying out an action; "We began working at dawn"; "Who will start?"; "Get working as soon as the sun rises!"; "The first tourists began to arrive in Cambodia"; "He began early in the day"; "Let's get down to work now"
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Say that a new system of welfare entitlements is introduced, as it has been in the post World War II period in different forms and it is now auspicated by many sections of the European movement.
Nowadays, the idea is becoming gradually more widespread that a parallel study of metaphysics and science as two equally respectable disciplines is to be auspicated.