(verb, adverb)


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


1. urge to attack someone

- The owner sicked his dogs on the intruders

- the shaman sics sorcerers on the evil spirits

Similar word(s): set

Definition categories: competition, assail, assault, attack

Sentences with sic as a verb:

- E. Belfort Bax wrote "... the modern reviewer's taste is not really shocked by half the things he sics or otherwise castigates."[1][2]

- He sicced his dog on me!

- Sic 'em, Mitzi.