Synonyms for sinistral

Synonyms for (adj) sinistral

Synonyms: sinistral

Definition: of or on the left

Usage: a sinistral gastropod shell with the apex upward has its opening on the left when facing the observer; a sinistral flatfish lies with the left eye uppermost

Similar words: sinister

Definition: on or starting from the wearer's left

Usage: bar sinister

Similar words: sinistrorsal, sinistrorse

Definition: spiraling upward from right to left

Usage: sinistrorse vines

Synonyms: sinistral

Definition: preferring to use left foot or hand or eye

Usage: sinistral individuals exhibit dominance of the left hand and eye

Similar words: left-handed

Definition: using or intended for the left hand

Usage: left-handed golfers need left-handed clubs; left-handed scissors

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