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sit

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of sit

  1. 1 to rest on the buttocks or haunches everybody needs to sit down, or no one will be able to see the movie Synonyms of sit set [chiefly dialect] Words Related to sit perch; lounge, slouch, sprawl, squat, straddle Near Antonyms of sit arise, get up, rise, stand

  2. 2 to cause to sit down the host had to sit some of the guests on the porch Synonyms of sit set down, seatWords Related to sit ensconce, settle; lay, lie, rest; place, put; recline, repose

  3. 3 to cover and warm eggs as the young inside develop we didn't want to disturb the hens, as they were sitting Synonyms of sit brood, hatch, incubate, setWords Related to sit lay, spawn

  4. 4 to occupy a place or location the large monument that sits at the entrance to the battlefield Synonyms of sit be, bear, lie, standWords Related to sit command, overlook; hang around, remain, rest, stay, stick around, tarry; await, wait; post, station; dwell, reside



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