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  Words related to sit

Related / Similar Words: sit down, seat, ride, model, pose, posture, baby-sit

 

Definition:
  • be seated;
  • show to a seat; assign a seat for; "The host seated me next to Mrs. Smith";
  • 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";
  • take a seat;
  • be in session; "When does the court of law sit?";
  • assume a posture as for artistic purposes; "We don''t know the woman who posed for Leonardo so often";
  • work or act as a baby-sitter; "I cannot baby-sit tonight; I have too much homework to do";
  • sit around, often unused; "The object sat in the corner";

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    See Also: sit out, sit down

     

    Hyponyms: lounge, sprawl, perch, roost, rest, squat, crouch, scrunch, scrunch up, hunker, hunker down, reseat, override, ride herd, outride, ride horseback, prance, canter, gallop, extend, ramp

     

    Grouped Verbs: sit down, seat, ride

     

    Entailments: sit down

     

    Derivational Morphology: sitting, seat, place, seating, drive, ride, rider, riding, horseback riding, position, posture, attitude, artist's model, sitter, posing, pose, model, poser, babysitter, baby-sitter

     

    Language Translations:
    Bosnian: sjediti   Croatian: sjediti  
    Finnish: istua   French: être  
    Irish: suigh   Italian: sedere  
    Lithuanian: sėdėti   Norwegian: sitte  
    Russian: сидеть   Serbian: sediti  
    Slovene: sedeti   Spanish: sentar  
     
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