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sit

(sĭt)
v. sat (săt), sitting, sits
v.intr.
1. To rest with the torso vertical and the body supported on the buttocks.
2.
a. To rest with the hindquarters lowered onto a supporting surface. Used of animals.
b. To perch. Used of birds.
3. To cover eggs for hatching; brood.
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Righteous reverends who will sit back and say `This is God's punishment for gay Teletubbies' or the gay rugby player who lays down his life to save others?
Now that he's taken to the page to spread his sermon, you'll want to sit back and hear him testify.
Sit back, relax, and enjoy Old Sumerian, the beer that archaeologists dig.
Guests can sit back, relax and sample all four flavors of the healthy new drink -- citrus, tropical, lemon and grape -- while the Grammy Award winning Jardine and his group play all the Beach Boys classic hits.
We won't just look to sit back and soak up pressure for 90 minutes; that's not the way we play," he said.
I AM sure that, as a football supporter, I am not the only one to find it frustrating when I see a team score a goal and then sit back and do nothing except defend their lead for the rest of the game.
DO YOU think Big Eck told Blues to sit back against Newcastle?
West Brom came to Wearside determined to avoid the defeat which would have given Sunderland hope of pipping them to second place and were content to sit back and defend.
The staffers will urge you to sit back in silence and let their skincare therapy work in your favor.
What his and other agencies did during the late '90s was to sit back and let new clients come to them, rather than go after those whom the agency could best serve.
It has been a tremendous privilege to serve as your President this year, but we are not going to sit back and be satisfied with the status quo of our game.