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However, from the moment Clare catches Irene’s eye across the grandly decorated room, something sinister begins brewing between the two women.Colorism Is Just The Tip Of The Iceberg In ‘Passing’|Brande Victorian|February 1, 2021|Essence.com
Lyra uncovers a sinister plot that sends her on a journey to find her father in hopes of foiling said plot.Review: Heartbreaking His Dark Materials S2 finale sets the stage for war|Jennifer Ouellette|January 12, 2021|Ars Technica
There was a sinister orange aura rising above the ridgelines and a baking wind blowing down the banks of the McKenzie.
Zombies don’t have to be bat-bitten, red-eyed raveners, sinister and recomposed.The thoughtless husks who plunged this NFL season into chaos deserve a public shaming|Sally Jenkins|December 2, 2020|Washington Post
They often have a sinister gray or red color, with warts and scales reminiscent of the toxic fungi in fairy-tale illustrations.
They were, however, assured that he lingered in the city and was sinisterly alive.The Adventures of Kathlyn|Harold MacGrath
When he spoke—which was often—his speech slid sinisterly out of the extreme left corner of his mouth.Cheerful--By Request|Edna Ferber
Of all these, Smith is, to the nation now, of most importance—and sinisterly so.Under the Prophet in Utah|Frank J. Cannon and Harvey J. O'Higgins
He ascends a horse somewhat sinisterly, though not on the left side, and they both go jogging in grief together.Microcosmography|John Earle
When Macbeth announces, “Duncan comes here to-night,” she asks sinisterly, “And when goes hence?”Sleep Walking and Moon Walking|Isidor Isaak Sadger