When cis men tell me these things, it honestly makes me a little sad.
While cis dykes have generally shown little interest in me, my experiences with cis men have in comparison gone rather swimmingly.
Numbers USA, FAIR, and cis were all part of the effort that successfully defeated the DREAM Act in the Senate in 2010.
word-forming element meaning "on the near side of, on this side," from Latin preposition cis "on this side" (in reference to place or time), related to citra (adv.) "on this side," from PIE *ki-s, from root *ko- "this" (cf. Old Church Slavonic si, Lithuanian šis, Hittite ki "this," Old English hider, Gothic hidre "hither;" see he). Opposed to trans- or ultra-. Originally only of place, sometimes 19c. of time; 21c. of life situations (e.g. cis-gender, by 2011).
Having two mutations on two genes on the same chromosome of a homologous pair. Often italic.
Often cis- Having a pair of identical atoms or groups on the same side of a plane that passes through two carbon atoms linked by a double bond: cis-butene.