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sic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
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sicsic1 /sɪk/ adverb written formal  SLused after a word that you have copied in order to show that you know it was not spelled or used correctly We had seen several signs that said ‘ORANGE’S (sic) FOR SALE'.
sicsic2 verb (sicced, siccing) [transitive] American English informal  1 ATTACKto tell a dog to attack someonesic something on somebody He sicced his dog on me.2 sic 'em!3 to tell someone in authority that someone has done something wrong, so that they are punishedsic on He sicced his lawyers on them.→ See Verb tableFrom Longman Business DictionarySICSIC written abbreviation for STANDARD INDUSTRIAL CLASSIFICATION
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Verb table
sic
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theysic
he, she, itsics
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theysicced
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave sicced
he, she, ithas sicced
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad sicced
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill sic
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have sicced
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam siccing
he, she, itis siccing
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you, we, theyare siccing
Past
I, he, she, itwas siccing
you, we, theywere siccing
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been siccing
he, she, ithas been siccing
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been siccing
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be siccing
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been siccing
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