Synonyms and Antonyms of sinister
- The movie relies too much on sinister background music to create the suspense that the plot sorely lacks.
black, bleak, cheerless, chill, cold, comfortless, dark, darkening, depressing, depressive, desolate, dim, disconsolate, dismal, drear, dreary, forlorn, funereal, gloomy, glum, godforsaken, gray (also grey), lonely, lonesome, lugubrious, miserable, morbid, morose, murky, saturnine, sepulchral, somber (or sombre), sullen, wretched
Synonym Discussion of sinister
- a sinister aura haunts the place
- exerting a corrupt and baleful influence
- the malign effects of racism
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