sit tight


as in wait
to remain in place in readiness or expectation of something Sit tight and I'll be back in a minute.

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as in hide
to remain out of sight He told his partner to sit tight while he went to get backup.

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“Sit tight.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 19 May. 2024.

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