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sitting

 
Adjective sitting has 2 senses
  1. seated, sitting - (of persons) having the torso erect and legs bent with the body supported on the buttocks; "the seated Madonna"; "the audience remained seated"
  2. sitting - not moving and therefore easy to attack; "a sitting target"
    Antonym:
    moving (indirect, via nonmoving)
Noun sitting has 4 senses
  1. sitting, posing - (photography) the act of assuming a certain position (as for a photograph or portrait); "he wanted his portrait painted but couldn't spare time for the sitting"
    --1 is a kind of motion, movement, move, motility
    Derived form: verb sit5
  2. sitting - the act of assuming or maintaining a seated position; "he read the mystery at one sitting"
    --2 is a kind of
    motion, movement, move, motility
    Derived form: verb sit1
  3. seance, sitting, session - a meeting of spiritualists; "the seance was held in the medium's parlor"
    --3 is a kind of meeting, get together
    --3 has parts:
     table rapping, table tapping, spirit rapping; table tipping, table tilting, table turning, table lifting
  4. sitting - a session as of a legislature or court
    --4 is a kind of
    session
    Derived form: verb sit4
Verb sit has 8 senses
  1. sit, sit down - be seated
    Antonyms: stand, stand up, lie
    Derived form: noun sitting2
    Sample sentences:
    The children sit in the rocking chair
    There sit some children in the rocking chair
  2. sit - sit around, often unused; "The object sat in the corner"
    --2 is one way to
    be
    Sample sentences:
    Something ----s
    Something is ----ing PP
  3. sit down, sit - take a seat
    --3 is one way to change posture
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s
    Somebody ----s PP
  4. sit - be in session; "When does the court of law sit?"
    --4 is one way to
    convene
    Derived form: noun sitting4
    Sample sentences:
    Something ----s
    Somebody ----s
  5. model, pose, sit, posture - assume a posture as for artistic purposes; "We don't know the woman who posed for Leonardo so often"
    --5 is one way to expose, exhibit, display
    Derived forms: noun sitter4, noun sitting1
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s
  6. ride, sit - sit and travel on the back of animal, usually while controlling its motions; "She never sat a horse!"; "Did you ever ride a camel?"; "The girl liked to drive the young mare"
    --6 is one way to travel, go, move, locomote
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s
    Somebody ----s something
  7. baby-sit, sit - work or act as a baby-sitter; "I cannot baby-sit tonight; I have too much homework to do"
    --7 is one way to guard
    Derived form: noun sitter3
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s
    Somebody ----s somebody
  8. seat, sit, sit down - show to a seat; assign a seat for; "The host seated me next to Mrs. Smith"
    --8 is one way to put, set, place, pose, position, lay
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s somebody
    Somebody ----s somebody PP
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