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  • adjective rare Awkward or clumsy with both or either hand.


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ambi- +‎ sinister (literally “both sides left-handed”), by analogy with ambidextrous (literally "both sides right-handed").


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  • Clumsy or unskillful with both hands.

    August 8, 2007

  • Interesting, ambidextrous is basically Latin for "both right", and ambisinister is "both left".

    August 9, 2007

  • Yes--that hasn't escaped this left-hander's notice. ;-)

    August 9, 2007

  • So does this mean lefties are evil? That explains a few things... ;-)

    August 9, 2007

  • Wouldn't you like to know.

    August 9, 2007

  • JM is concerned to discover that some folk are ambisinister - that must be really, really awkward.

    January 30, 2011