Definition Of siniste

adjective

giving the impression that something harmful or evil is happening or will happen.

there was something sinister about that murmuring voice

of, on, or toward the left-hand side (in a coat of arms, from the bearer's point of view, i.e., the right as it is depicted).

Each coat of arms has a right and left (i.e. dexter and sinister ) heraldic side, as observed by the person carrying the shield.

Example Of siniste

  • A look back at his work would reveal a persistent obsession with pain, suffering and the sinisterly hypnotic potential of martyrdom to provoke and inspire.

  • A quick Google search reveals that several conspiracy web sites allege sinister motivations behind this conference.

  • Bound in the flayed skin of 100 saints and penned with the blood of virgins, this sinister and forbidden occult text is an item of incredible power.

  • Children across Bradford will be enjoying spooky shenanigans for Halloween tonight but police are urging that everyone takes care to make sure nothing more sinister happens.

  • Credit card fraud attracts sinister people who use the money to fund criminal activity such as terrorism.


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