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[sis-uh-fahyd] /ˈsɪs əˌfaɪd/
Origin of sissified
1900-05; sissy + -fy + -ed2 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • The dwellers in the woods had been inclined to sneer at the town folk as sissified and, in turn, were sneered at for being hicks.

    Double Challenge James Arthur Kjelgaard
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sin tax

noun phrase

A tax on some activity or product regarded as immoral: Then there are the always popular so-called sin taxes, which could be slapped on cigarettes and liquor (1963+)

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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