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Wiktionary

  1. sickeradverb

    certainly

  2. sickeradverb

    securely

  3. sickeradjective

    certain

  4. sickeradjective

    secure

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Sickeradjective

    Sure; certain; firm.

    Etymology: sicer, Welsh; seker, Dutch.

    Being some honest curate, or some vicar,
    Content with little, in condition sicker. Hubberd’s Tale.

  2. Sickeradverb

    Surely; certainly.

    Sicker thou’s but a lazy loord,
    And rekes much of thy swink,
    That with fond terms and witless words,
    To bleer mine eyes do’st think. Edmund Spenser.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Sickerverb

    to percolate, trickle, or ooze, as water through a crack

  2. Sickeradjective

    alt. of Siker

  3. Sickeradverb

    alt. of Siker

  4. Etymology: [AS. sicerian.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Sicker

    sik′ėr, adj. (Scot.) sure, certain, firm.—adv. (Spens.) surely, certainly—also Sicc′ar.—n. Sick′erness (Spens.), the state of being sicker or certain. [A.S. siker—L. securus; Ger. sicher.]

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of sicker in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of sicker in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of sicker in a Sentence

  1. Diana Scolaro:

    You have to know what it's like to hold down a child and hear them scream so you can stick a tube down their nose. It's one thing to do that when you know you'll have a success at the end, but for Julianna, there is no success, we pulled her from death's door so many times last year, but she's sicker now than she was then, and I don't think we could pull her through another big crisis.

  2. Dan Field:

    The best thing everybody can do to help the medical profession as follow the rules set down to flatten the curve by minimizing contact and risk of infection. Only go to the emergency department if you are sicker than a dog and feel like you are heading towards death, otherwise, find some way of triaging yourself through telemedicine and similar no-contact communication.

  3. Kevin Grimes:

    We were asked to participate in this trial and we jumped at it, we see people that are getting sicker and then they get better.

  4. Van Gorder:

    About half the patients that are testing positive are indicating they've crossed the border within the previous week, the patients that cross the border appear to be sicker than the patients that we've normally been seeing.

  5. Michael Kleinrock:

    Some of the unforeseen costs of having sicker absentee employees are their replacement costs.

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