- Favorable; benevolent.
- Synonym: advantageous
- Characteristic of a good omen.
- 2014 November 6, Rob Nixon, “Naomi Klein’s ‘This Changes Everything’”, in New York Times:
- But counterrevolutions are reversible. Klein devotes much of her book to propitious signs that this can happen — indeed is happening.
- (archaic) Favorably disposed towards someone.
characteristic of a good omen: auspicious