Sic

Updated: 11/13/2018 by Computer Hope

Sic, which is often italicized and placed within square brackets ([sic]), in text that indicates the writer is aware of the error and it is intentional, usually because it is being quoted. For example, "Joe's message said he ejoys [sic] sending e-mail" indicates "ejoys" is intentional as it is how Joe spelled it.

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