Thunder tumbled down the San Juan Mountains, heralding the arrival of pelting rain that turned the Jeep road into a surging stream and the sky to an ominous shade of raven black.
The door closed with an ominous boom that echoed throughout what sounded like a massive but empty chamber.
He was tall and clothed in all black, ominous and large against the slate sky.
She took one more look at the ominous man in black and the sword at his hip and followed, shaking from more than cold.
"You.ll be back tomorrow?" she asked at the ominous note in his voice.
Gabriel.s ominous warning suddenly made sense.
Her gaze settled on the statue of Rhyn, whose large eyes held an ominous look too old for his chubby little face.
Gabriel.s ominous words made Kris uneasy.
Something ominous hangs in the winter air, a darkness and trepidation that well matches my mood.
His ominous farewell silenced her.
The weather remained ominous with dark clouds rolling in, pushed by an ever-increasing wind that churned the sky in threatening waves.
Her ominous tone did not register with him.
Ominous black clouds belched flames and roared.
The taking of omens may be said to be a part of all systems of divination, in which the future is predicted by means of indications of one sort or another; and tradition has thus gathered round many subjects - events, actions, colours, numbers, &c. - which are considered "ominous," an adjective which generally connotes ill-fortune.
But the anti-clerical feeling and action of the Shepherds was new and ominous; and moved by its enormities the government suppressed the new movement ruthlessly.
But that neither plea would avail her for a moment in Scotland she had ominous evidence on the thirteenth day after her marriage, when no response was made to the usual form of proclamation for a raid or levy of forces under pretext of a campaign against the rievers of the border.
An ominous gap in the monuments, pointing to civil war, marks the end of the Old Kingdom.
The decision is ominous for the future of democracy in the country.
The music seemed more ominous to me than the ominous scenes in the film.
There were ominous rumblings from Zimbabwe.
This is beginning to look very ominous for Doherty.
They feel validated by stories in which a human believed a computer was wrong, ignored the computer's advice, turned out to be right—and got a happy ending instead of the ominous "what if ..." of heeding the computer.