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See definition of sit on Dictionary.com
  • verbrest on one's behind
  • verbhold a meeting

synonyms for sit

  • cover
  • install
  • lie
  • park
  • perch
  • relax
  • remain
  • rest
  • seat
  • squat
  • ensconce
  • hunker
  • pose
  • posture
  • settle
  • be seated
  • bear on
  • give feet a rest
  • grab a chair
  • have a place
  • have a seat
  • plop down
  • put it there
  • seat oneself
  • take a load off
  • take a place
  • take a seat
See also synonyms for: sat / sitting
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antonyms for sit

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  • depart
  • move
  • stand
  • straighten
  • cancel
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How to use sit in a sentence

“No one wants to sit next to a piece of concrete,” said Shallal, who hopes the new setup will encourage more people to travel to the neighborhood and even open businesses there.
BUSBOYS AND POETS TO LAUNCH ‘STREATERY’ EAST OF THE ANACOSTIA RIVERMICHAEL BRICE-SADDLERFEBRUARY 12, 2021WASHINGTON POST
There should not be 90-year-olds sitting around wondering if anyone’s going to remember they exist and give them a vaccine.
CHICAGO THINKS ZOCDOC CAN HELP SOLVE ITS VACCINE CHAOSLINDSAY MUSCATOFEBRUARY 12, 2021MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
The Washington Wizards will soldier on without their leading scorer for the second time this season when Bradley Beal sits out Friday’s game against the Knicks for rest.
BRADLEY BEAL WILL MISS FRIDAY’S GAME AGAINST THE KNICKS FOR RESTAVA WALLACEFEBRUARY 11, 2021WASHINGTON POST
My son sat alone in the classroom this week, surrounded by empty desks in a silent formation.
THE MID-PANDEMIC RETURN TO SCHOOL IS TOTALLY WEIRD FOR KIDS. AND POSSIBLY LONELY, TOO.PETULA DVORAKFEBRUARY 11, 2021WASHINGTON POST
I’ve been stuck in hospitals and in my house, and now I’m just sitting out here in the sun.
A RARE DISEASE, A COVID DIAGNOSIS, A PAINFUL DECISION: THE DEATH OF BASKETBALL COACH LEW HILLDAVE SHEININFEBRUARY 11, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Monte Carlo is another bet on the data space, sitting a bit earlier in the data lifecycle.
MONTE CARLO RAISES $25M FOR ITS DATA OBSERVABILITY SERVICEALEX WILHELMFEBRUARY 9, 2021TECHCRUNCH
It sat around for a while and changed hands, until it landed with a former researcher who reached out to McKee.
THIS MAN MISTAKENLY LEFT HIS WALLET IN ANTARCTICA. SOME 53 YEARS LATER, HE GOT IT BACK.CATHY FREEFEBRUARY 9, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Every one of us have a story, and yes, I’m sitting here talking about all the good stuff.
A REFEREE AND TWO CHAMPION COACHES SHOWED THAT A WOMAN’S PLACE IS ON A SUPER BOWL FIELDCINDY BORENFEBRUARY 8, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Some of the children with the highest needs showed up, and she had students sitting in classrooms Friday who hadn’t logged into their virtual learning classes since December.
D.C. COMPLETES A WEEK OF IN-PERSON CLASSES: LOW ATTENDANCE, FRUSTRATED TEACHERS, CONFIDENT PRINCIPALS AND HAPPY STUDENTSPERRY STEINFEBRUARY 7, 2021WASHINGTON POST
I remember one morning I walked in and there was an older couple sitting, not very close, but next to a group of young UVA students.
HOW FRENCH BAKING WAS BROUGHT TO VIRGINIAEUGENE ROBINSONFEBRUARY 5, 2021OZY
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WORDS RELATED TO SIT

  • guard
  • sit
  • take care
  • tend
  • watch
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