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WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH sicsic , sick
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Leapolitan responded by saying, “hopefully youll [sic] bite into a poison apple.”
“The institution of marraige [sic] is under attack in our society and it needs to be strengthened,” Bush wrote.
They mention that a former cia agent and someone who used to work for Hilary [sic] Clinton looked at the script.Exclusive: Sony Emails Say Studio Exec Picked Kim Jong-Un as the Villain of ‘The Interview’|William Boot|December 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Then Pascal responds (in all caps) with, “BUT WE DIDNT WIN A D [sic] YOU KNOW HIM.”Exclusive: Sony Emails Blast David O. Russell For Allegedly ‘Feeling Up’ Transgender Niece|William Boot|December 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“Bare [sic] with me on vlogmas,” she told her fans in a Tweet.Meet Zoella—The Newbie Author Whose Book Sales Topped J.K. Rowling|Lucy Scholes|December 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Title—And next folowyng begynnith an amerowse compleynte made at wyndesore in the laste May tofore Novembre (sic).Chaucer's Works, Volume 1 (of 7) -- Romaunt of the Rose; Minor Poems|Geoffrey Chaucer
Mists or hoar frosts on the tenth of March betokens (sic) a plentiful year, but not without some diseases.
Sic utere tuo ut alienum non la is not merely a legal maxim, but it is a grand doctrine of life.Third class in Indian railways|Mahatma Gandhi
Efter hearin' him, it fair knocked the stories on the heid aboot him bein' oot to smash the hame, an' religion an' sic like.
Dammit, hae ye nae common sense, swearin' an' jokin' about sic a thing!
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Word Origin for sic
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Cultural definitions for sic
A Latin word for “thus,” used to indicate that an apparent error is part of quoted material and not an editorial mistake: “The learned geographer asserts that ‘the capital of the United States is Washingtown [sic].’”