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sit (v):
serve in a specific professional capacity
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the priest sat for confession.
she sat on the jury
sit (v):
be in session
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When does the court of law sit?
sit (v):
be seated
sit (v):
show to a seat; assign a seat for
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The host seated me next to Mrs. Smith
Related Word: seat
sit (v):
assume a posture as for artistic purposes
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We don't know the woman who posed for Leonardo so often
Related Words: modelposeposture
sit (v):
sit and travel on the back of animal, usually while controlling its motions
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She never sat a horse!
Did you ever ride a camel?
The girl liked to drive the young mare

Related Word: ride
sit (v):
take a seat
Related Word:  down
sit (v):
work or act as a baby-sitter
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I cannot baby-sit tonight; I have too much homework to do
Related Words: baby-
sit (v):
be located or situated somewhere
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The White House sits on Pennsylvania Avenue
sit (v):
be around, often idly or without specific purpose
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The object sat in the corner.
We sat around chatting for another hour
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over my dead body

ölümü gör
if you say that something will happen over your dead body, you mean that you will do everything you can to prevent it


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