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sinsyne

[sin-sahyn] /ˈsɪn saɪn/
adverb, Scot. and North England
1.
from that time; since then.
Origin of sinsyne
Scots and Northern dialect
1325-1375
1325-75; Scots and Northern dialect sin subsequent to, after (Middle English, variant of sithen, Old English siththan sith) + syne; replacing Middle English (Scots) sensyne (sen, variant of sethen, variant of sithen; see since)
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  • There was never the wale of him sinsyne, and it's a question wi' mony if there ever was his like afore.

    David Balfour, Second Part Robert Louis Stevenson
  • We were all back, changed, and at table by lunch time, 11 A.M.  Nor have any of us been the worse for it sinsyne.

    Vailima Letters Robert Louis Stevenson

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