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Sieve and Shears

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Entry taken from Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, edited by the Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D. and revised in 1895.

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Sisyphus (Latin; Sisuphos, Greek)
Sit Bodkin (To)
Sit Out (To)
Sit Under … (To)
Sit Up (for anyone) (To)
Sit Upon (To)
Sit on the Rall or Fence (To)
Sit on Thorns (To) or on Tenterhooks
Sitâ
Sitting in Banco
Sieve and Shears
Siva (Indian)
Six. Six thrice or three dice
Six-and-Eightpence
Six Articles (33 Henry VIII.)
Six-hooped Pot
Six Members
Six Months War
Six Nations (The)
Six Points
Six-Principle Baptists (The)