Sicked



verb (used with object), sicked or sicced
[sikt] /sɪkt/ (Show IPA), sicking or siccing.
1.
to attack (used especially in commanding a dog):
Sic ’em!
2.
to incite to attack (usually followed by on).
verb (used with object)
1.
sic1 .
adverb
1.
so or thus: inserted in brackets in a written or printed text to indicate that an odd or questionable reading is what was actually written or printed
verb (transitive) sics, sicking, sicked
1.
to turn on or attack: used only in commands, as to a dog
2.
to urge (a dog) to attack
determiner, adverb
1.
a Scot word for such
adjective
1.
inclined or likely to vomit
2.

suffering from ill health
(as collective noun; preceded by the): the sick

3.

of, relating to, or used by people who are unwell: sick benefits
(in combination): sickroom

4.
deeply affected with a mental or spiritual feeling akin to physical sickness: sick at heart
5.
mentally, psychologically, or spiritually disturbed
6.
(informal) delighting in or catering for the macabre or sadistic; morbid: sick humour
7.
(often foll by of) (informal) Also sick and tired. disgusted or weary, esp because satiated: I am sick of his everlasting laughter
8.
(often foll by for) weary with longing; pining: I am sick for my own country
9.
pallid or sickly
10.
not in working order
11.
(of land) unfit for the adequate production of certain crops
12.
(slang) look sick, to be outclassed
noun, verb
13.
an informal word for vomit
verb
1.
a variant spelling of sic2

sick (sĭk)
adj. sick·er, sick·est

Suffering from or affected with a disease or disorder.

Of or for sick persons.

Nauseated.

Mentally ill or disturbed.

Constituting an unhealthy environment for those working or residing within, as of a building.

sic definition

A Latin word for “thus,” used to indicate that an apparent error is part of quoted material and not an editorial mistake: “The learned geographer asserts that ‘the capital of the United States is Washingtown [sic].’”
shyster
SIC
standard industry classification

Tagged:

Read Also:

  • Sicken

    verb (used with or without object) 1. to make or become sick. verb 1. to make or become sick, nauseated, or disgusted 2. (intransitive) often foll by for. to show symptoms (of an illness)

  • Sickener

    noun 1. something that sickens or disgusts. noun 1. something that induces sickness or nausea 2. a bright red basidiomycetous fungus of either of two species of Russula, notably the poisonous R. emetica



  • Sickening

    adjective 1. causing or capable of causing sickness, especially nausea, disgust, or loathing: sickening arrogance. verb (used with or without object) 1. to make or become sick. adjective 1. causing sickness or revulsion 2. (informal) extremely annoying verb 1. to make or become sick, nauseated, or disgusted 2. (intransitive) often foll by for. to show […]

  • Sicker

    adjective 1. comparative of sick1 . adjective 1. safe from danger; secure. 2. dependable; trustworthy. adverb 3. certainly; without doubt. adjective, sicker, sickest. 1. afflicted with ill health or disease; ailing. 2. affected with nausea; inclined to vomit. 3. deeply affected with some unpleasant feeling, as of sorrow, disgust, or boredom: sick at heart; to […]



Disclaimer: Sicked definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.