Hies vs Sies - What's the difference?

hies | sies |


As a verb hies

is .

As a noun sies is

.

hies

English

Verb

(head)
  • (hie)
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    hie

    English

    Verb

  • (poetic) To hasten; to go quickly, to hurry.
  • * Dryden
  • The youth, returning to his mistress, hies .
  • (reflexive, poetic) To hurry (oneself).
  • * Shakespeare
  • My husband hies him home.

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • Haste; diligence.
  • References

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    sies

    English

    Interjection

    (en interjection)
  • (South Africa) Expressing disgust, disappointment, or annoyance.
  • * 2008 , William Higham, Nakada's Touch (page 316)
  • 'Sies'' , man,' a voice said. 'You're a ''domkop . How you gonna see 'em?'
  • * 2011 , Niq Mhlongo, After Tears (page 13)
  • Sies , man!” she said to herself. “Where are the men of this house? Is anybody home?”
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