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Definition of 'sinistral'

Adjective

  1. of or on the left; "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"
       Antonyms: dextral
  2. preferring to use left foot or hand or eye; "sinistral individuals exhibit dominance of the left hand and eye"


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