sinsyne

[ sin-sahyn ]
/ ˈsɪn saɪn /
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adverb Scot. and North England.

from that time; since then.

Nearby words

  1. sinopulmonary,
  2. sinorespiratory,
  3. sins,
  4. sinsemilla,
  5. sinsiang,
  6. sint maarten,
  7. sinter,
  8. sintering,
  9. sintra,
  10. sinuate

Origin of sinsyne

1325–75; Scots and Northern dialect sin subsequent to, after (Middle English, variant of sithen, Old English siththan sith) + syne; replacing Middle English (Scots) sensyne (sen, variant of sethen, variant of sithen; see since)

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Examples from the Web for sinsyne

  • There was never the wale of him sinsyne, and it's a question wi' mony if there ever was his like afore.

    David Balfour, Second Part|Robert Louis Stevenson
  • We were all back, changed, and at table by lunch time, 11 A.M.  Nor have any of us been the worse for it sinsyne.

    Vailima Letters|Robert Louis Stevenson