There are 2 main definitions of sic in English:

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sic 1

Pronunciation: /sɪk/

adverb

Used in brackets after a copied or quoted word that appears odd or erroneous to show that the word is quoted exactly as it stands in the original, as in a story must hold a child’s interest and ‘enrich his (sic) life’.

Origin

Latin, literally 'so, thus'.

Words that rhyme with sic

artic, brick, chick, click, crick, flick, hand-pick, hic, hick, kick, lick, mick, miskick, nick, pic, pick, quick, rick, shtick, sick, slick, snick, stick, thick, tic, tick, trick, Vic, wick

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sic 2

Pronunciation: /sɪk/

verb (sics, sicking, sicked)

Variant of sick2.

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