sit

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Definizione monolingua sit


sit


Verb

sit (third-person singular simple present sits, present participle sitting, simple past and past participle sat)


  1. (intransitive, of a person) To be in a position in which the upper body is upright and the legs (especially the upper legs) are supported by some object.
    After a long day of walking, it was good just to sit and relax.
  2. (intransitive, of a person) To move oneself into such a position.
    I asked him to sit.
  3. (intransitive, of an object) To occupy a given position permanently.
    The temple has sat atop that hill for centuries.
  4. (government) To be a member of a deliberative body.
    I currently sit on a standards committee.
  5. (law, government) Of a legislative or, especially, a judicial body such as a court, to be in session.
    In what city is the circuit court sitting for this session.
  6. (intransitive, of an agreement or arrangement) To be accepted.
    How will this new contract sit with the workers?
    I don’t think it will sit well.
  7. (transitive) To cause to be seated or in a sitting posture; to furnish a seat to.
    Sit him in front of the TV and he might watch for hours.
    • 1874, James Thomson, The City of Dreadful Night, XX
  8. (transitive) To accommodate in seats; to seat.
    The dining room table sits eight comfortably.
    • I sat me weary on a pillars base, / And leaned against the shaft
  9. (intransitive) shortened form of babysit.
    Im going to sit for them on Thursday.
  10. (transitive, US) To babysit
    I need to find someone to sit my kids on Friday evening for four hours.
Noun

sit (plural sits)


  1. (rare, Buddhism) an event (usually one full day or more) where the primary goal is to sit in meditation.
Pronoun

sit n. (common sin, plural sine)


  1. (reflexive possessive) third-person sg. pronoun, meaning his/her/its (own)
Adjective

s?t (definite s?t?, comparative sitiji, Cyrillic spelling ????)


  1. sated, full


Definizione italiano>inglese sit

sedere
  of a person, be in a position in which the upper body is upright and the legs are supported
sedersi
  move oneself into such a position
  To move into a position where the upper body is upright and the bottom is resting on a surface or the floor.
covare
essere seduto
  of a person, be in a position in which the upper body is upright and the legs are supported
abitare
accomodarsi
appollaiarsi
calmare
dimorare
dormire
esistere
essere
méttese a sède
partecipare
posare
risiedere
star seduto
stare
stare seduto
vivere

Altri significati:


Traduzione 'veloce'


sedere |sedersi |covare |essere seduto |abitare |accomodarsi |appollaiarsi |calmare |dimorare |dormire |esistere |essere |méttese a sède |partecipare |posare |risiedere |star seduto |stare |stare seduto |vivere |


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