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synonyms for sitting

  • situated
  • lotus
  • in situ
  • sedentary
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antonyms for sitting

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  • standing
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How to use sitting in a sentence

Although we look forward to returning to normal sittings in our Courtroom, we have been able to stay current in our work.
CHIEF JUSTICE ROBERTS, IN YEAR-END REPORT, THANKS JUDICIARY FOR PERFORMANCE DURING PANDEMICROBERT BARNESDECEMBER 31, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Two sets of friends dropped off food for Thanksgiving, more than Carrie and I could ever eat in one sitting.
AS A FOOD WRITER WITH COVID, I WORRIED I’D LOSE MY SENSE OF TASTE. IT TURNED OUT TO BE MUCH WORSE.TIM CARMANNOVEMBER 29, 2020WASHINGTON POST
I could polish off half a package in one sitting, completely defying any alleged dietary benefit.
THE RISE AND FALL OF THE RICE CAKE, AMERICA’S ONE-TIME FAVORITE HEALTH SNACKBRENNA HOUCKSEPTEMBER 17, 2020EATER
Pretending to eat while secretly spitting out food, editing hours of footage to appear like a single sitting and vomiting between courses were among the tricks China Central Television revealed.
WHY IS CHINA CRACKING DOWN ON FOOD WASTE?DANIEL MALLOYSEPTEMBER 3, 2020OZY
Given that the satellite can see both ground stations for 285 seconds a day, that means that the satellite could transmit roughly 34 bits of data in a sitting.
CHINA TAKES ANOTHER STEP TOWARDS UNCRACKABLE QUANTUM COMMUNICATIONEDD GENTJUNE 15, 2020SINGULARITY HUB 
It is to be feared that the attractions of the house-dinner were not the sole inducement to many of those sitting there.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
He chiefly divided his time between the House of Lords and sitting at home, lamenting over his own ill-starred existence.
ELSTER'S FOLLYMRS. HENRY WOOD
In the centre of the room is an oval table; some dozen men are sitting at it; as many more stand behind their chairs.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
Outside the hotel he came upon the two sisters sitting on a bench and drinking coffee.
THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE
We (the officers) were sitting in a circle round the general and Alcalde, both of whom appeared uneasy and anxious.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXXIX. JANUARY, 1844. VOL. LV.VARIOUS
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WORDS RELATED TO SITTING

  • assigned to
  • commanding
  • controlling
  • covering
  • holding
  • living in
  • maintaining
  • obtaining
  • owning
  • permeating
  • pervading
  • placed
  • possessing
  • posted
  • remaining
  • residing
  • resting
  • settled on
  • sitting
  • situated
  • staying
  • taking up
  • tenanting
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