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WHAT DOES SINISTER MEAN IN ENGLISH?
Sinister may refer to: ▪ The left side of an escutcheon or coat of arms in heraldry, see dexter and sinister ▪ Left-handedness ▪ Bend, Bend sinister, heraldic charge ▪ Baton sinister, diminutive of the bend sinister ▪ Ominous In film: ▪ Sinister, a 2012 horror film starring Ethan Hawke In comic books and literature: ▪ Mister Sinister, Marvel Comics supervillain ▪ Sinister Six, Marvel Comics supervillain group ▪ Sinister Twelve, Marvel Comics supervillain group ▪ Spider-Man: Return of the Sinister Six, comic-related video game ▪ Sinister Dexter, comic book ▪ Simon Bar Sinister, villain on the Underdog cartoon show ▪ Bend Sinister , novel by Vladimir Nabokov ▪ The Sinister Signpost, Hardy Boys novel by Franklin W. Dixon In music: ▪ Sinister, from the Netherlands ▪ Sinister Footwear, orchestral ballet by Frank Zappa in three movements ▪ The Sinister Urge , album by Rob Zombie ▪...
The first definition of sinister in the dictionary is threatening or suggesting evil or harm; ominous. Other definition of sinister is evil or treacherous, esp in a mysterious way.Sinister is also of, on, or starting from the left side from the bearer's point of view and therefore on the spectator's right.
The translations of sinister from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «sinister» in English.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «SINISTER» OVER TIME
The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «sinister» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «sinister» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.
Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about sinister
10 QUOTES WITH «SINISTER»
Famous quotes and sentences with the word sinister.
It's nothing sinister but my private life belongs to me.
Anything seen on TV is, in a subtle and sinister sense, thereby endorsed.
While I was writing Wild Swans I thought the famine was the result of economic mismanagement but during the research I realised that it was something more sinister.
I moved further and further away from mass entertainment. The sexual element became increasingly sinister and bizarre. Don't blame me! The bastards drove me to it! They all backed off after that!
The most sinister aspect of Jack is his detachment, his ability to distance himself from his feelings.
It's cool to play a sinister bad guy who also has a human side.
Arthur L. Herman
Some say Edward Snowden is a hero and a patriot. Others say he's a fool and a traitor. The evidence is mounting that the guy who leaked the details about the National Security Agency's Internet-eavesdropping program may be something more sinister - namely, a willing tool in China's ongoing cyberwar against our nation.
People with courage and character always seem sinister to the rest.
Robert B. Laughlin
It is an interesting fact that during my tour I was never allowed access to computers, radios, or anything else that I might damage through curiosity, or perhaps something more sinister.
D. H. Lawrence
It is quite true, as some poets said, that the God who created man must have had a sinister sense of humor, creating him a reasonable being, yet forcing him to take this ridiculous posture, and driving him with blind craving for this ridiculous performance.
10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «SINISTER»
Discover the use of sinister in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to sinister and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
Sinister Resonance: The Mediumship of the Listener
A major new work from one of the world's most erudite, intellectual, and influential thinkers and writers about sound and music. >
David Toop, 2010
But our modern conception of yoga derives much from nineteenth-century European spirituality, and the true story of yoga’s origins in South Asia is far richer, stranger, and more entertaining than most of us realize.
David Gordon White, 2010
Three best-selling authors combine to tell the tale of a crazed killer who stalks a wealthy Wyoming family. Original.
Lisa Jackson, Nancy Bush, Rosalind Noonan, 2013
The state has been recently taken over and is being run by the tyrannical and philistine 'Average Man' party.
Vladimir Nabokov, 2012
Its also a mystery with lots of twists and turns. Be warned Sinister has a sensitive side too, you may even shed a tear. In the end, I'm quite certain that you will be thrilled with SINISTER.
J. S. Winters, 2010
The Bar Sinister
Richard Harding Davis made a name for himself as a war correspondent in the early twentieth century.
Richard Harding Davis, 2008
The Sinister Way: The Divine and the Demonic in Chinese ...
In 'The Sinister Way', Richard von Glahn examines the emergence and evolution of the Wutong cult within the larger framework of the historical development of Chinese popular or vernacular religion - as opposed to institutional religions ...
Richard Von Glahn, 2004
An edgy dramatic fast pace comedic depiction of an out of this world know it all named Dr. Saint.
Emeralds Hue, 2011
Queer Sinister Things: the Hidden History of Iran
In Queer Sinister Things, Phillips by-passes the version of events dominant in today's academic and media circles, relying instead on the stories provided by those who documented developments in and about Iran as they happened.
Tomas B. Phillips, 2011
For the next two years, her only contact with Falk is through his letters, terse messages, but always accompanied by charming stories for the children. She slowly falls in love with the man behind the stories.
Sheila Simonson, 2007
10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «SINISTER»
Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term sinister is used in the context of the following news items.
The Sinister 2 red band trailer gives up the ghost
Weird, because that's more or less what this red band trailer for Sinister 2 does. Now that the first film let the cat out of the bag about the mysterious entity behind ... «A.V. Club, Jul 15»
Sinister 2: First Full-Length Trailer Released
Taking place after the events in the first film, Sinister 2 revolves around a mother and her 9-year-old twins, "who find themselves in a rural house marked for ... «IGN, Apr 15»
Watch the 'Sinister 2′ Teaser Trailer Over and Over Again!
Out of WonderCon 2015 comes the teaser trailer for Sinister 2, helmed by Citadel's Ciaran Foy. The footage is brief, teasing an eternity of repeat viewings…and ... «Bloody Disgusting, Apr 15»
Report: Drew Goddard Writing Spider-Man Vs. Sinister Six Movie …
He had been working on a Sinister Six movie for Sony, and that was part of why he left Marvel and the showrunner's chair on Daredevil, but the story now is that ... «WhatCulture, Mar 15»
'Too Many Cooks' parodies '80s TV, with a sinister twist
Wacky TV sitcoms, crime shows, late-night soaps, Saturday morning cartoons and even space sagas get lampooned by Adult Swim in the ultimate creepy ... «CNET, Nov 14»
More 'Spider-Man' Rumors: 'Sinister Six' To Reboot Franchise …
As it officially stands right now, Drew Goddard's Sinister Six film will be out in 2016 and The Amazing Spider-Man 3 will follow in 2018. There will also be a ... «/FILM, Oct 14»
Sinister Six Release Date Set for November 2016, Amazing Spider …
Goddard had stepped down as the forerunner for Marvel's "Daredevil" series to concentrate more on the "Sinister Six's" development. It seems that everything is ... «Christian Post, Sep 14»
Sinister Six Update: Plot Rumours, Andrew Garfield Might Put On …
Sony Pictures recently pushed back The Amazing Spider-Man 3 to a 2018 release, with The Sinister Six, a separate spinoff focused on the Spider-Man villains ... «International Business Times UK, Sep 14»
'Sinister Six' Teaser Reveals Vulture and Doc Ock Concept Art
Spider-Man is about to face his most "sinister" challenge yet! No, we're not talking about the logline for 'The Amazing Spider-Man 2.' We're referring to the fact ... «ScreenCrush, Aug 14»
'Sinister 2' Casts Its Leads; New Plot Details Revealed
After Scott Derrickson's micro-budget horror film Sinister joined the ranks of Blumhouse Productions' successful spookfests, it was only a matter of time before a ... «Screen Rant, Aug 14»
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