Sinistrally
Sinistrally \Sin"is*tral*ly\, adv. Toward the left; in a sinistral manner. --J. Le Conte. [1913 Webster]

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  • sinistrally — ˈsinə̇strəlē, sə̇ˈnis , li adverb : toward the left recross sinistrally his legs V.V.Nabokov …   Useful english dictionary

  • sinistrally — See sinistral. * * * …   Universalium

  • sinistrally — adv. in a sinistral manner, toward the left …   English contemporary dictionary

  • sinistrally — sinis·tral·ly …   English syllables

  • sinistral — sinistrally, adv. /sin euh streuhl/, adj. 1. of, pertaining to, or on the left side; left (opposed to dextral). 2. left handed. 3. (of certain gastropod shells) coiling counterclockwise, as seen from the apex. [1425 75; late ME < ML sinistralis.… …   Universalium

  • Sinistrality — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Sinistrality >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 sinistrality sinistrality Sgm: N 1 left left left hand Sgm: N 1 sinister sinister nearside larboard port PARAG:Sinistrality >Adj GRP: Adj 1 …   English dictionary for students

  • Sinistrad — Sin is*trad, adv. [L. sinistra the left hand + ad to.] (Anat. & Zo[ o]l.) Toward the left side; sinistrally. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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