Sic - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |sɪk|  American pronunciation of the word sic
Brit.  |sɪk|  British pronunciation of the word sic

verb

- urge to attack someone (syn: set)
The owner sicked his dogs on the intruders
the shaman sics sorcerers on the evil spirits

adverb

- intentionally so written (used after a printed word or phrase)

Extra examples

We had seen several signs that said 'ORANGE'S (sic) FOR SALE'.

He sicced his dog on me.

He sicced his lawyers on them.

Is it really wise for Silicon Valley to sic the government on Microsoft?

The owner sicked his dogs on the intruders

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