sinister - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate sinister

sinister is hyphenated as sin-is-ter

How to pronounce sinister

sinister is pronounced ´s ɪnɪs tər

Number of syllables in sinister

The number of syllables in sinister is 3

What part of speech in sinister?

sinister is an adjective

How common in the word sinister?

sinister is not ranked in the list of most common words in English

What sentiment does sinister convey?

not ranked

Common collocations after 'sinister'

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Common collocations before 'sinister'

across, did, even, like, look, made, nothing, now, seem, seen, something, still, such, suddenly, turn

Words with similar spelling to sinister

minister

List of anagrams of sinister

insister

Common Verb Collocations of sinister

appear, be, bend, can, change, command, defeat, displease, do, eclipse, find, give, have, know, lie, look, make, may, must, put, regard, render, say, see, seem, take, will, write, gif, 's

Common Conjunction Collocations of sinister

and, but, nor, or

Lists containing sinister

Words with similar spelling to minister
Synonyms of 'adverse'
Synonyms of 'amoral'
Synonyms of 'antagonistic'
Synonyms of 'apocalyptic'
Synonyms of 'backhanded'
Synonyms of 'bad'
Synonyms of 'baleful'
Synonyms of 'baneful'
Synonyms of 'black'
Synonyms of 'Black'
Synonyms of 'circuitous'
Synonyms of 'contrary'
Synonyms of 'corrupt'
Synonyms of 'counter'
Synonyms of 'counterclockwise'
Synonyms of 'criminal'
Synonyms of 'crooked'
Synonyms of 'dark'
Synonyms of 'detrimental'
Synonyms of 'devilish'
Synonyms of 'devious'
Synonyms of 'diabolic'
Synonyms of 'difficult'
Synonyms of 'digressive'
Synonyms of 'dire'
Synonyms of 'dishonest'
Synonyms of 'dishonorable'
Synonyms of 'divergent'
Synonyms of 'doubtful'
Synonyms of 'dreary'
Synonyms of 'dubious'
Synonyms of 'evasive'
Synonyms of 'evil'
Synonyms of 'excursive'
Synonyms of 'fatal'
Synonyms of 'fateful'
Synonyms of 'fearful'
Synonyms of 'fell'
Synonyms of 'felonious'
Synonyms of 'fiendish'
Synonyms of 'fishy'
Synonyms of 'foreboding'
Common Adjective Collocations of arranging
Common Adjective Collocations of baton
Common Adjective Collocations of crooked
Common Adjective Collocations of designs
Common Adjective Collocations of displeased
Common Adjective Collocations of eclipsed
Common Adjective Collocations of foreboding
Common Adjective Collocations of hysterically
Common Adjective Collocations of hatching
Common Adjective Collocations of improbability
Common Adjective Collocations of jagged
Common Adjective Collocations of jaundiced
Common Adjective Collocations of jocularity
Common Adjective Collocations of loosened
Common Adjective Collocations of looming
Common Adjective Collocations of limped
Common Adjective Collocations of lurked
Common Adjective Collocations of lurk
Common Adjective Collocations of leer
Common Adjective Collocations of lurks
Common Adjective Collocations of mummies
Common Adjective Collocations of nimble
Common Adjective Collocations of omen
Common Adjective Collocations of omens
Common Adjective Collocations of overtones
Common Adjective Collocations of rumours
Common Adjective Collocations of slapped
Common Adjective Collocations of uncanny
Common Adjective Collocations of unblinking
Common Adjective Collocations of uselessly
Common Adjective Collocations of unveiled
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