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Siwash

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noun Si·wash \ˈsī-ˌwȯsh, -ˌwäsh\

Definition of Siwash

  1. :  a small usually inland college that is notably provincial in outlook <cheer for dear old Siwash>



Origin and Etymology of siwash

Siwash, fictional college in stories by George Fitch †1915 American author


First Known Use: 1936


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