sis

Definitions

  • Sis Opened Her Eyes and Sat Down
    Sis Opened Her Eyes and Sat Down
  • WordNet 3.6
    • n sis a female person who has the same parents as another person "my sister married a musician"
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Sis A colloquial abbreviation of Sister.
    • n Sis Six. See Sise.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n sis A girl; a sweetheart; a jill: a familiar term.
    • n sis A familiar term of address to a little girl.
    • n sis An obsolete form of sice.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Sis sis a girl, a sweetheart
    • Sis Also Sis′sy
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Usage

In literature:

All right, Sis, I'll tell him.
"The Harbor" by Ernest Poole
Say, sis, I wish you wouldn't have him around.
"The One-Way Trail" by Ridgwell Cullum
Sis and Sam were quarreling vigorously.
"The Cup of Fury" by Rupert Hughes
Sis was a good sort.
"The Camerons of Highboro" by Beth B. Gilchrist
Andy made a purty good livin till he had a paral'sis stroke.
"Slave Narratives: a Folk History of Slavery in the United States From Interviews with Former Slaves" by Work Projects Administration
It's awful, Sis, but true.
"Captain Pott's Minister" by Francis L. Cooper
His chillen call Sis and Texana and Robert and John.
"Slave Narratives: a Folk History of Slavery in the United States From Interviews with Former Slaves." by Work Projects Administration
You and Jim don't behave like that, Sis.
"The Squire's Daughter" by Archibald Marshall
I think all his life he'll look at that, and say, 'That was Sis's last word.
"The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 16, No. 93, July, 1865" by Various
He say, 'Sis' Mahch, you e'zac'ly right.
"John March, Southerner" by George W. Cable
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In poetry:

Sis looks an' looks into the fire,
Half-squintin' through her lashes,
An' I jis watch my tater where
It shoots smoke through the ashes.
"Before Bedtime" by John Charles McNeill
An' wake the rest up. An' the sun
In frue the winder dazzle-un
Them eyes o' Sis's, wiv a sure-
Enough gold chain Old Kriss bringed to 'er!
"A Dubious "Old Kriss"" by James Whitcomb Riley
When ol' Sis' Judy pray,
De teahs come stealin' down my cheek,
De voice ur God widin me speak';
I see myse'f so po' an' weak,
Down on my knees de cross I seek,
When ol' Sis' Judy pray.
"When Ol' Sis' Judy Pray" by James Edwin Campbell
When ol' Sis' Judy pray,
De thun'ers ur Mount Sin-a-i
Comes rushin' down f'um up on high — De Debbil tu'n his back an' fly
While sinnahs loud fur pa'don cry,
When ol' Sis' Judy pray.
"When Ol' Sis' Judy Pray" by James Edwin Campbell
When ol' Sis' Judy pray,
My soul go sweepin' up on wings,
An' loud de chu'ch wid "Glory!" rings,
An' wide de gates ur Jahsper swings
Twel you hyuh ha'ps wid golding strings,
When ol' Sis' Judy pray.
"When Ol' Sis' Judy Pray" by James Edwin Campbell
When ol' Sis' Judy pray,
De whole house hit des rock an' moan
Ter see huh teahs an' hyuh huh groan;
Dar's somepin' in Sis' Judy's tones
Dat melt all ha'ts dough med ur stones,
When ol' Sis' Judy pray.
"When Ol' Sis' Judy Pray" by James Edwin Campbell

In news:

Brothers might never warm to divorced sis.
VALDOSTA — Funeral Services for Sis.
BARRETT, Lacy F "Sis," 84, of Brilliant, Ohio, passed away Wednesday November 21, 2012, at the home of her son Joe in Brilliant, Ohio.
BARRETT, Lacy F "Sis," 84, of Brilliant, Ohio, passed away Wednesday November 21, 2012 at the home of her son Joe in Brilliant, Ohio.
BARRETT, Lacy F "Sis," 84, of Brilliant, OH, died Nov 21, 2012, in Brilliant.
Poppy's little sis Cara Delevigne takes to the rocky beaches of Brighton for the new Burberry ads, lensed by Mario Testino.
Sis 'inspired' by rapist bro'.
She and choreographer sis Bowman had high expectations for their musical presentation.
Kanye West and boo Kim Kardashian took a wild ride on a roller coaster at Six Flags with Kim K little sis Kendall.
B 1-hour SIS Buzz Session .
Shakespeare 's Sis Makes Jump in Natalma.
Will the Real Sis City Show Up for Alabama.
What Questions Should You Ask Before Buying a SIS .
The Lord called Elmeretta " Sis " Morrison, 88, of Franklin Street in Ogdensburg and formerly of Tupper Lake and The Villages, Fla. To His table.
BlackArrow targets addressable ads with SIS offering.
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In science:

In 1999, Ball introduced the SIS household-structure model, in which the population is partitioned into m households with N members in each household. A threshold parameter R∗ was defined.
The Spread of Infectious Disease with Household-Structure on the Complex Networks
In above section, we have given the analytical result of the SIS model with household structure.
The Spread of Infectious Disease with Household-Structure on the Complex Networks
We first describe the idea for the SIS procedure.
Bayesian Poisson process partition calculus with an application to Bayesian L\'evy moving averages
As in the case of Dirichlet process mixture models, the SIS and Gibbs sampling procedures described above are attractive as one does not need to perform complex integration.
Bayesian Poisson process partition calculus with an application to Bayesian L\'evy moving averages
We shal l cal l the kernel of such a limiting process a shuffle imbedding shuffle, or SIS.
Random orderings of the integers and card shuffling
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