[ sahy-ren-ik ]
/ saɪˈrɛn ɪk /
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of or characteristic of a siren; melodious, tempting, or alluring.
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“Was” is used for the indicative past tense of “to be,” and “were” is only used for the subjunctive past tense.
Also si·ren·i·cal [sahy-ren-i-kuhl] /saɪˈrɛn ɪ kəl/ .
OTHER WORDS FROM sirenicsi·ren·i·cal·ly, adverb
Words nearby sirenic
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Example sentences from the Web for sirenic
He hands the patron a ticket marked 45 and at the same instant screams in a sirenic and incredulous voice, "Fawty-fi'."The Sin of Monsieur Pettipon|Richard Connell
One has heard this yarn of a “sirenic cry” before, of other species, for it is a very common myth.Argentine Ornithology, Volume II (of 2)|P. L. Sclater