Sentence Examples


  • Victor's sinister laugh cut through him.
  • There was a moment of sinister silence, then a multitudinous stirring of the leaves.
  • I was in the country when I reached under the seat and retrieved a long and sinister knife.
  • The unscrupulous rigour with which he applied his scientific method, and the sinister deductions he thought himself justified in drawing from the results it yielded, excited terror and repulsion.
  • By the powers of the Quadruple Alliance this event was regarded as of the most sinister omen, and the question was even raised of a fresh armed intervention in France under the terms of the secret treaty of Aix-la-Chapelle.