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We found 38 dictionaries with English definitions that include the word sinister:
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General dictionaries General (33 matching dictionaries)
  1. sinister: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. sinister: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. sinister: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. sinister: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. sinister: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. sinister: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Sinister, sinister: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. sinister: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. sinister: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. sinister: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. sinister: V2 Vocabulary Building Dictionary [home, info]
  12. sinister: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  13. sinister: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  14. sinister: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  15. sinister: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  16. sinister: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  17. sinister: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  18. Sinister (band), Sinister (film), Sinister: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  19. Sinister: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  20. sinister: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  21. sinister: Rhymezone [home, info]
  22. sinister, sinister: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  23. sinister: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  24. sinister: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  25. sinister: The Phrontistery - A Dictionary of Obscure Words [home, info]
  26. sinister: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  27. sinister: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  28. sinister: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  29. sinister: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  30. sinister: Wikimedia Commons US English Pronunciations [home, info]
  31. Sinister: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable (1898) [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Sinister: An Illustrated Dictionary of Jewelry [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (1 matching dictionary)
  1. sinister: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. sinister: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (1 matching dictionary)
  1. sinister: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. sinister: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (sinister)

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

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Phrases that include sinister:   bend sinister, bars sinister, ductus hepaticus sinister, lobus sinister, mister sinister, more...

Words similar to sinister:   baleful, black, dark, forbidding, menacing, minacious, minatory, ominous, sinisterly, sinisterness, threatening, ugly, evil, fell, more...

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