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sis

 (sĭs)
n. Informal
Sister.

sis

(sɪs)
n
informal short for sister

sis

(sɪs; siːs) or

sies

interj
informal South African an exclamation of disgust
[Afrikaans, possibly from Khoi]

SIS

abbreviation for
1. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) Also called: MI6 (in Britain) Secret Intelligence Service
2. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) (in New Zealand) Security Intelligence Service

sis

(sɪs)

n.
sister.
[1825–35, Amer.; shortened form]

-sis

a suffix appearing in loanwords from Greek, where it was used to form from verbs abstract nouns of action, process, state, condition, etc.: aphesis; thesis.
[< Greek]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.sis - a female person who has the same parents as another personsis - a female person who has the same parents as another person; "my sister married a musician"
big sister - an older sister
female sibling - a person's sister
little sister - a younger sister
half sister, half-sister, stepsister - a sister who has only one parent in common with you
Translations

sis

n (inf)Schwesterherz nt (inf)
References in classic literature ?
Why, pap and mam and sis and Miss Hooker; and if you'd take your ferryboat and go up there --"
Him de syfe and de spade what Massa Will sis pon my buying for him in de town, and de debbils own lot of money I had to gib for em.
SIS had not lodged financial statements for the financial years ended 30 June 2013, 30 June 2014 and 30 June 2015, as at 31 December 2014, there was a $355,144 deficiency of cash held in the trust accounts of SIS on behalf of the clients of SIS, the clients of SIS had not consented to certain withdrawals being made from the trust accounts, and Mr Li had authorised the withdrawals as the sole director of SIS.
How long will iSIS (the third generation SIS system that replaced Nexsis) continue to be supported?
The ongoing development of SIS II hinges on the success of the two milestone tests.
SIS offers performance data and regulatory reporting software to banks, credit unions, thrifts, corporations, and accounting, investment and related firms through a variety of formats, including newsletters, books, loose-leaf services, online resources and CDs.
The article helped me seek out a friendship with my big sis and get great advice from her.
Police Chief William Bratton announced organizational changes during a meeting Tuesday with the Los Angeles Police Commission, and said the tactics of the SIS would be reviewed.
The leading technology vendors in the SIS market say customer demand has led to fervent work on state-specific reporting modules.
With the launch of the SiS648FX for the Intel Pentium(R) 4, memory manufacturers and DRAM suppliers are beginning to ship DDR400 (PC3200) modules and devices to be tested by AVL for compatibility with SiS chipsets.
3) For purposes of the BHC Act, the home state of Peoples is Maine, and SIS controls banks in Massachusetts and Connecticut.
Badylak and his colleagues have a cheap and plantiful supply of SIS from their local slaughterhouse.