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The answer SIC has 597 possible clue(s) in existing crosswords.
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Definitions of sic in various dictionaries:
verb - urge to attack someone
adv - intentionally so written (used after a printed word or phrase)
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|Possible Crossword Clues|
|Order to attack, with 'on'|
|Set a setter (on)|
|Urge to attack, with 'on'|
|'___ 'em, Rover!'|
|[their mistake, not mine]|
|[not my error]|
|Latin for 61-Down|
|Possible Jeopardy Clues|
|To show we know "Ain't" ain't proper usage, we can use this 3-letter word in parentheses after it|
|Latin for "thus", this 3-letter word is put in brackets to indicate an error in a quote|
|As an adverb, it means "thus" or "so"; as a verb, it means to urge a dog to attack|
|Latin for "thus", it would precede (& possibly follow) the paleontologist's motto "Semper Tyrannosaurus"|
The Latin adverb sic ("thus", "just as"; in full: sic erat scriptum, "thus was it written") inserted after a quoted word or passage indicates that the quoted matter has been transcribed or translated exactly as found in the source text, complete with any erroneous or archaic spelling, surprising assertion, faulty reasoning, or other matter that might otherwise be taken as an error of transcription.|
* The usual usage is to inform the reader that any errors or apparent errors in quoted material do not arise from errors in the course of the transcription, but are intentionally reproduced, exactly as they appear in the source text. It is generally placed inside square brackets to indicate that it is not part of the quoted matter.
* Sic may also be used derisively by the proofreader, to call attention to the original writer's spelling mistakes or erroneous logic, or to show general disapproval or dislike of the material.