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sit pretty

Definition of sit pretty

informal

  1. :  to be in a very good or favorable situation <He bought stock in the company early on, and now he is sitting pretty.>



Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  to rest on the buttocks or haunches

    :  perch, roost

    :  to occupy a place as a member of an official body

  1. :  the manner in which a garment fits

    :  an act or period of sitting

prettyplay
  1. :  artful, clever

    :  pat, apt

    :  pleasing by delicacy or grace

  1. :  in some degree :  moderately

    :  quite, mainly

    :  in a gracefully pleasing manner :  prettily

  1. :  dainty clothes

    :  lingerie

    :  a pretty person or thing


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