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Synonyms for sit

take a seat

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  • take a seat
  • perch
  • settle down
  • be seated
  • take a pew
  • plant yourself
  • park yourself
  • plonk yourself
  • take the weight off your feet
  • install yourself
  • ensconce yourself

pose

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be member of

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  • be member of
  • serve on
  • have a seat on
  • preside on

convene

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be situated

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  • be situated
  • stand
  • lie
  • be placed
  • be positioned

babysit

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sit about or around

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  • laze about or around
  • hang about or around
  • loaf about or around
  • loll about or around
  • lounge about or around
  • stand about or around
  • idle about or around

sit in on something

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sit up

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Synonyms for sit

to assume a particular position, as for a portrait

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to cause to take a sitting position

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Synonyms for sit

be around, often idly or without specific purpose

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take a seat

be in session

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assume a posture as for artistic purposes

sit and travel on the back of animal, usually while controlling its motions

be located or situated somewhere

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work or act as a baby-sitter

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serve in a specific professional capacity

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References in periodicals archive ?
I sat out here (at Dodger Stadium) with Matt Herges the other day and made sure he was aware of the fact that, `Would I be afraid to start a season and hand him the ball to start a ninth inning to get three outs?
Nilsson, 30, who sat out the 2000 major-league regular season expressly so he could represent Australia in the Olympics, ripped an RBI single to center with two outs in the top of the seventh inning to tie the game at 3.
He jammed the wrist into the concrete wall and sat out eight games before returning last Saturday.
Power-hitter Greg Vaughn, who had sat out the previous three games with a strained left quadriceps muscle, was summoned to pinch hit and Greg Maddux sauntered in from the Braves' bullpen - yes, you read that right.
The Angels center fielder sat out Saturday's game because of strained back muscles.