• Definition for "bar sinister"
    • A heraldic bend or baton sinister, held to…
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bar sinister definition

  • noun:
    • A heraldic bend or baton sinister, held to represent bastardy. Not in technical usage.
    • A hint or evidence of illegitimate delivery.
    • a phrase popularly but mistakenly useful for baton, a mark of illegitimacy. See Baton.
    • a mark of bastardy; outlines from top directly to bottom left
    • the standing to be born to moms and dads have been maybe not married
    • A heraldic flex or baton sinister, presented to signify bastardy. Maybe not in technical usage.
    • A hint or proof of illegitimate beginning.
    • a phrase popularly but mistakenly used for baton, a mark of illegitimacy. See Baton.
    • a mark of bastardy; outlines from top directly to base left
    • the condition to be created to parents have been perhaps not married
  • adjective:
    • See under club, n.
    • See under Bar, letter.
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