Third-person singular simple present indicative form of sike.
Sikes Sentence Examples
Jacob Street marks Jacob's Island, the scene of the death of Bill Sikes in Dickens's Oliver Twist.
Sikes, The Transition of North Carolina from Colony to Commonwealth (Baltimore, 1898), based on the public records, is accurate, though dull.
Clarke's hydrometer, however, remained the standard instrument for excise purposes from 1787 until it was displaced by that of Sikes.
It is possible by applying a little oil to the upper part of the bulb of a common or of a Sikes's hydrometer, and carefully placing it in pure water, to cause it to float with the upper part of the bulb and the whole of the stem emerging as indicated in fig.
- Sikes's longed so as to contain only 10 of these divisions, Hydrometer.