Origin of sinister
SYNONYMS FOR sinister
Examples from the Web for sinister
Some have innocuous-seeming URLs like cardpool.com or giftcardgranny.com, which cloak the sinister operations.The Insane $11 Billion Scam at Retailers’ Return Desks|M.L. Nestel|December 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“i wanted to talk to him about sinister and jobs,” wrote Pascal.Exclusive: Sony Emails Slam Leonardo DiCaprio, Willow and Jaden Smith, Gush Over Ryan Gosling|William Boot|December 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The Kremlin likes to portray these as sinister Western conspiracies.
A raft of thrillers, sci-fi movies, and sinister dramas followed.
As sinister and well-resourced as it is, it may be the weakest link in the chain.
It is, if I may be allowed to say so, the sinister suggestion in your speech, inspector—superintendent I mean.The Green Rust|Edgar Wallace
Huge and sinister she stood there under the little oil lamp; alone with him in the empty hall.Three John Silence Stories|Algernon Blackwood
It makes no difference as to the precise way in which this sinister efficiency is shown.African and European Addresses|Theodore Roosevelt
His eyes sparkled with anger, and the sinister light that shot from them had before now made the Emperor quail.The Strong Arm|Robert Barr
Then came that silence, followed in a few minutes by the deep and sinister baying note of the great hound.The Border Watch|Joseph A. Altsheler