What does the word auspicious mean?

Usage examples for auspicious

  1. It was the heroic battle of my life to voluntarily cut loose from all that had been so auspicious during my many years of service. – Sixty Years of California Song by Margaret Blake-Alverson
  2. Friday, the thirteenth- auspicious date! – A Master's Degree by Margaret Hill McCarter
  3. I am dependent upon you for the price of my happiness; for the hand of my wife; for the key to my fortune; for all that makes the future auspicious and the past clear. – Tales of the Chesapeake by George Alfred Townsend