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sinistrous

[sin-uh-struh s] /ˈsɪn ə strəs/
adjective
1.
ill-omened; unlucky; disastrous.
2.
sinistral; left.
Origin
1550-1560
1550-60; < Latin sinistr-, stem of sinister (see sinister) + -ous
Related forms
sinistrously, adverb
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British Dictionary definitions for sinistrous

sinistrous

/ˈsɪnɪstrəs/
adjective (archaic)
1.
sinister or ill-omened
2.
sinistral
Derived Forms
sinistrously, adverb
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