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sinister
used in Jane Eyre

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Definition
evil or harmful; or making an evil or frightening impression
  • And as for the vague something — was it a sinister or a sorrowful, a designing or a desponding expression?
    Chapter 18 (48% in)
  • And as to the woman who would not take my handkerchief in exchange for her bread, why, she was right, if the offer appeared to her sinister or the exchange unprofitable.
    Chapter 28 (43% in)

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