sit out

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not participate in (an activity, such as a dance or a sports event)

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Strike, sit outs, protests are legitimate tools created by law as vistas for workers to peacefully and decently express their worries, call attention to their welfare, caution the management, make opinions, suggestions and call the attention of the management to progressive correctional issues.
Prospect parks it: Top pitching prospect Ervin Santana will sit out the remainder of the minor-league season and try to get back on the mound when Instructional league play begins Sept.
In addition to forcing him to sit out occasionally so he doesn't overdo it, Jordan said the surgically repaired knee is limiting his effectiveness in other areas.
If the group were to sit out a major political debate that directly affects its members and its interests, it would forfeit its claim to speaking on behalf of Valley business leaders.