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synonyms for sittings

  • conference
  • discussion
  • hearing
  • period
  • term
  • affair
  • assembly
  • concourse
  • huddle
  • meet
  • showdown
  • sitting
  • get-together
  • jam session
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How to use sittings in a sentence

Soon the Commissioners were to start on their travels, and were at that time holding public sittings and taking evidence.
FIFTY YEARS OF RAILWAY LIFE IN ENGLAND, SCOTLAND AND IRELANDJOSEPH TATLOW
The nave itself presents rather a poor and naked appearance, occasioned in a great degree by the absence of sittings.
A WOMAN'S JOURNEY ROUND THE WORLDIDA PFEIFFER
She attended daily the sittings of the Assembly, and listened with the deepest interest to the debates.
MADAME ROLAND, MAKERS OF HISTORYJOHN S. C. ABBOTT
The sections, the tribunals, the clubs were to suspend their sittings, that the public attention might not be distracted.
MADAME ROLAND, MAKERS OF HISTORYJOHN S. C. ABBOTT
At Birmingham, the council of the union declared its sittings permanent until the fate of the bill should be decided.
THE HISTORY OF ENGLAND IN THREE VOLUMES, VOL.III.E. FARR AND E. H. NOLAN
It will accommodate about 900 people; but, as at Wesley Chapel, so here—there are more sittings than sitters.
OUR CHURCHES AND CHAPELSATTICUS
There are about 400 free sittings in the church; but few people appear to care much for them.
OUR CHURCHES AND CHAPELSATTICUS
The sittings in the row do not seem to have been marked off any more than they are now in the "bleachers" at our baseball grounds.
THE PRIVATE LIFE OF THE ROMANSHAROLD WHETSTONE JOHNSTON
But if no one came to the "sittings," there would sometimes be very earnest, quick talk, sometimes long silences.
VILLA RUBEIN AND OTHER STORIESJOHN GALSWORTHY
General Sackville-West came, and we had some peaceful sittings.
AN ONLOOKER IN FRANCE 1917-1919WILLIAM ORPEN
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