Popular Wordlists



sinister - Dictionary definition and meaning for word sinister

(adj) threatening or foreshadowing evil or tragic developments
Example Sentence
  • a baleful look
  • forbidding thunderclouds
  • his tone became menacing
  • ominous rumblings of discontent
  • sinister storm clouds
  • a sinister smile
  • his threatening behavior
  • ugly black clouds
  • the situation became ugly

(adj) stemming from evil characteristics or forces; wicked or dishonorable
Synonyms : black , dark
Example Sentence
  • black deeds
  • a black lie
  • his black heart has concocted yet another black deed
  • Darth Vader of the dark side
  • a dark purpose
  • dark undercurrents of ethnic hostility
  • the scheme of some sinister intelligence bent on punishing him

(adj) on or starting from the wearer's left
Example Sentence
  • bar sinister

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for sinister

SINISTER - let us break it into Hindi - SIN (GUNAH) + IS + TER = TARAH ... sin is tarrah bad gaye hain ke charoan aur evil he evil chha gayi hai.
12       0

by pushpa_edit

Sinister sounds like Monster. ~an evil monster
6       0

by Deb_cuet

SINISTER or an EVIL-DOER - suggesting that something evil or harmful is at hand.
2       0

by pushpa_edit

sin minister
1       0

by ank_85

sin + sister.a person having a sinister sister
0       1

by mit006

Sinister- one who commits sins is EVIL and Wishes EVIL.
0       0

by vineethyoung

Hiring for our Gurgaon Office!

We are currently looking for an admin cum customer care executive on full time basis for our Gurgaon Office. Applicants should be fluent in English and proficient in daily use computer softwares like Microsoft Office etc. Should have ability to handle inbount/bount international calls. Interested applicants may please mail their CVs to jobs@opencubicles.com. Freshers are more than welcome to apply.

Love us on FB !