Adjective Definition

sinister

1.Definition: on or starting from the wearer's left

"Bar sinister"


2.Definition: stemming from evil characteristics or forces; wicked or dishonorable

"The scheme of some sinister intelligence bent on punishing him"

Related Adjective(s):black, dark


3.Definition: threatening or foreshadowing evil or tragic developments

"Sinister storm clouds", "A sinister smile"

Related Adjective(s):baleful, forbidding, menacing, minacious, minatory, ominous, threatening




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