SINISTER MEANING IN ENGLISH

• Sinister Definition & Synonyms

  1. (a.) Indicative of lurking evil or harm; boding covert danger; as, a sinister countenance.
  2. (a.) Unlucky; inauspicious; disastrous; injurious; evil; -- the left being usually regarded as the unlucky side; as, sinister influences.
  3. (a.) On the left hand, or the side of the left hand; left; -- opposed to dexter, or right.
  4. (a.) Wrong, as springing from indirection or obliquity; perverse; dishonest; corrupt; as, sinister aims.


Synonyms:
Baleful, Black, Dark, Forbidding, Menacing, Minacious, Minatory, Ominous, Threatening, Ugly,

• Sinister-handed Definition & Synonyms

  1. (a.) Left-handed; hence, unlucky.


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