Definitions of sinister:
  • adjective:   on or starting from the wearer's left
    Example: "Bar sinister"
  • adjective:   stemming from evil characteristics or forces; wicked or dishonorable
    Example: "The scheme of some sinister intelligence bent on punishing him-Thomas Hardy"
  • adjective:   threatening or foreshadowing evil or tragic developments
    Example: "Sinister storm clouds"

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