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  1. sit downverb

    To assume a sitting position from a standing position.

    Sit down! We have work to do.

    take a pew, take a seat, be seated

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  1. sit-down, sit-down strikeverb

    a strike in which workers refuse to leave the workplace until a settlement is reached

    sit-down strike, sit-down

    stand up, uprise, rise, get up, arise

  2. sit down, sitverb

    take a seat

    posture, seat, baby-sit, sit around, sit, model, pose, ride

    uprise, stand up, arise, rise, get up

  3. seat, sit, sit downverb

    show to a seat; assign a seat for

    "The host seated me next to Mrs. Smith"

    invest, posture, ride, induct, baby-sit, sit around, seat, sit, model, pose

    arise, stand up, get up, rise, uprise

  4. sit, sit downverb

    be seated

    posture, ride, baby-sit, seat, sit, model, pose, sit around

    arise, stand up, uprise, rise, get up

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  1. Peter Dinklage:

    Until you sit down with the brother of the man who you’re playing, who is not Filipino, who’s French, and have a laugh about how crazy the world is in assuming because of how someone looks, they judge of what they must be, and here we are making a movie all about judging how you look, but people who thought they were doing the right thing were doing the exact same thing. We had a few laughs about that.

  2. Michael Grandner:

    If you can stop whatever you doing, just about any place and any time of day, and sit down and immediately fall asleep, that's a problem.

  3. Gary Miller -RRB- Bobbie:

    I was very happy to be able to sit down and just play from my heart and soul.

  4. Anthony Fauci:

    The way it happened is that after [President Trump] made that statement [suggesting China could have revealed the discovery of a new coronavirus threeto fourmonths earlier], I told the appropriate people, it doesnt comport, because twoor threemonths earlier would have been September, the next time they sit down with him and talk about what hes going to say, they will say, By the way, Mr. President, be careful about this and dont say that. But I cant jump in front of the microphone and push him down. OK, he said it. Lets try and get it corrected for the next time.

  5. Will Trump:

    The United States will not be The United States and The United States will not be The United States, The United States won't be, we want safety and we want security for our country. If the Democrats would sit down, instead of obstruction, we could have something done very quickly, good for the children, good for the country, good for the world. It could take place quickly.

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    • B. disenchanted
    • C. mesmerized
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