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obs. 3d pers. sing.
pres. of Sit, for
Sit 2Definition: To rest upon the
haunches, or the lower extremity of the trunk of the body; said of human
beings, and sometimes of other
animals; as, to sit on a sofa, on a chair, or on the ground.
Sit 3Definition: To perch; to rest with the feet drawn up, as
birds do on a branch, pole,
Sit 4Definition: To remain in a state of repose; to rest; to abide; to rest in any position or condition.
Sit 5Definition: To lie, rest, or bear; to press or weigh; with on; as, a weight or burden
sits lightly upon him.
Sit 6Definition: To be adjusted; to fit; as, a coat
sts well or ill.
Sit 7Definition: To suit one well or ill, as an act; to become; to befit; used impersonally.
Sit 8Definition: To cover and warm
eggs for hatching, as a fowl; to brood; to incubate.
Sit 9Definition: To have position, as at the point blown from; to hold a relative position; to have direction.
Sit 10Definition: To occupy a place or seat as a member of an official body; as, to sit in Congress.
Sit 11Definition: To hold a session; to be in session for official business; said of legislative assemblies,
courts, etc.; as, the court
sits in January; the aldermen sit to-night.
Sit 12Definition: To cause to be seated or in a sitting posture; to furnish a seat to; used
Sit 13Definition: To suit (well ill); to become.
sit 14Definition: be seated
sit 15Definition: show to a seat; assign a seat for; "The host seated me next to Mrs. Smith"
sit 16Definition: sit and travel on the back of animal, usually while controlling its
motions; "She never sat a
horse!"; "Did you ever ride a
camel?"; "The girl liked to drive the young mare"
sit 17Definition: take a seat
sit 18Definition: be in session; "When does the court of law
sit 19Definition: assume a posture as for artistic
don''t know the woman who posed for Leonardo so often"
sit 20Definition: work or act as a baby-sitter; "I cannot
baby-sit tonight; I have too much homework to do"
sit 21Definition: sit around, often unused; "The object sat in the corner"