sitting


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Synonyms for sitting

Synonyms for sitting

(photography) the act of assuming a certain position (as for a photograph or portrait)

the act of assuming or maintaining a seated position

a session as of a legislature or court

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(of persons) having the torso erect and legs bent with the body supported on the buttocks

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not moving and therefore easy to attack

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References in classic literature ?
I am very glad you have come," he said, sitting down beside her, and obviously wishing to say something, he stuttered.
Boris was telling his new friend Pierre who the guests were and exchanging glances with Natasha, who was sitting opposite.
But I don't like sitting up above thee and mother, as if I was better than my own flesh and blood.
In the middle of this lake sat the Snow Queen when she was at home; and then she said she was sitting in the Mirror of Understanding, and that this was the only one and the best thing in the world.
Away I went, therefore, leaving the two men sitting down to a bottle and a great mass of papers; and crossing the road in front of the inn, walked down upon the beach.