Definitions and translations for "sinister"

Definition of sinister

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1. Inauspicious, ominous, unlucky, illegitimate (as in bar sinister).
2. Evil or seemingly evil; indicating lurking danger or harm.
Sinister influences
The sinister atmosphere of the crypt
3. Of the left side.
4. On the left side of a shield from the wearer's standpoint, and the right side to the viewer.
5. Wrong, as springing from indirection or obliquity; perverse; dishonest.
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English - English - sinister

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adj. evil, malicious; threatening, ominous, portending evil; left, on the left side
adj. sinister, evil, malicious
adj. sinister

English - Spanish - sinister

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adj. siniestro, patibulario, siniestrado

English - French - sinister

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adj. sinistre, menaçant; à gauche

English - German - sinister

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adj. bösartig, übel, bedrohlich; links, sinister

English - Indonesian - sinister

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a. mengancam: yg mengancam, mengancamkan, buruk: yg beralamat buruk, jahat, malang, seram, menakuntukan

English - Italian - sinister

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agg. minaccioso, sinistro, infausto; infame, scellerato, malvagio

English - Polish - sinister

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a. lewy, groźny, złowrogi, złowróżbny, złowieszczy, zbrodniczy

English - Portuguese - sinister

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adj. sinistro, fúnebre; esquerdo

English - Romanian - sinister

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a. sinistru, prevestitor de rău, funest, dăunător

English - Russian - sinister

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прил. дурной, зловещий, неблагоприятный; злой; левый; находящийся на правой стороне герба

English - Turkish - sinister

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s. uğursuz, kötü, fena, kötü niyetli, fesat, meymenetsiz, tekin olmayan, kem, solundaki, soldaki

English - Ukrainian - sinister

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a. нечесний, ниций, нещасний, зловісний, лиховісний

German - English - sinister

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adj. sinister

Dutch - English - sinister

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adj. sinister

English - Dutch - sinister

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bn. gemeen, slecht, dreigend; slechte tijding; links, aan de linkerkant

English - Greek - sinister

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επίθ. αριστερός, απαίσιος, μοχθηρός, δυσοίωνος

German - French - sinister

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adj. sinistre

Dutch - French - sinister

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1. (algemeen) sinistre
2. (onheilspellend) sinistre; funeste; maléfique

English - Arabic - sinister

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‏ضحية‏
‏شرير، نحس، أيسر، واقع إلى اليسار، مشؤوم‏

English - Chinese - sinister

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(形) 不吉利的, 左边的, 凶恶的

English - Chinese - sinister

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(形) 不吉利的, 左邊的, 兇惡的

English - Hindi - sinister

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a. अशुभ, अनिष्टकारी, भयावह, दुभार्ग्यपूर्ण

English - Japanese - sinister

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(形) 不吉な; 悪意のある; 不気味な

English - Korean - sinister

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형. 악의가 있는, 사악한; 징조가 불길한; 왼쪽의, 좌측의

English - Vietnamese - sinister

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a. xấu, độc ác, ở bên trái
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