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    sit - Dictionary definition and meaning for word sit

    Definition
    (verb) be seated
    Synonyms : sit down
    Definition
    (verb) be around, often idly or without specific purpose
    Synonyms : sit around
    Example Sentence
    • The object sat in the corner
    • We sat around chatting for another hour
    Definition
    (verb) take a seat
    Synonyms : sit down
    Definition
    (verb) be in session
    Example Sentence
    • When does the court of law sit?
    Definition
    (verb) assume a posture as for artistic purposes
    Synonyms : model , pose , posture
    Example Sentence
    • We don't know the woman who posed for Leonardo so often
    Definition
    (verb) sit and travel on the back of animal, usually while controlling its motions
    Synonyms : ride
    Example Sentence
    • She never sat a horse!
    • Did you ever ride a camel?
    • The girl liked to drive the young mare
    Definition
    (verb) be located or situated somewhere
    Example Sentence
    • The White House sits on Pennsylvania Avenue
    Definition
    (verb) work or act as a baby-sitter
    Synonyms : baby-sit
    Example Sentence
    • I cannot baby-sit tonight; I have too much homework to do
    Definition
    (verb) show to a seat; assign a seat for
    Synonyms : seat , sit down
    Example Sentence
    • The host seated me next to Mrs. Smith
    Definition
    (verb) serve in a specific professional capacity
    Example Sentence
    • the priest sat for confession
    • she sat on the jury
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