- (tr) Northern English dialect to pour with rain
probably from Old Norse; compare Swedish and Norwegian dialect sila to pass through a strainer
Examples from the Web for sile
"I shook all over at first," said Sile, walking a little nearer the bear.
There was little danger of that, as Sile was soon to discover.
It would not do to miss a shot then and there, and Sile lowered his rifle.
"Your mare is the ugliest in the lot," said Sile, recklessly.
Sile's eyes followed the pointing finger in vain for a moment.