- 1(Of a group of people) occupy a place as a form of protest: students have been sitting in on and off this weekMore example sentences
- The next morning Jesse Jackson would come and compare us to young folks sitting in for civil rights for black citizens during his youth.
- Just as we were ready to enter Allen's office to sit-in we learned that he had decided to vote against any more funding for the occupation.
- We had been condemning segregation verbally for a long time, but we had lent ourselves to it by not sitting in.
- 2Attend a meeting or discussion without taking an active part in it: I sat in on a training session for therapistsMore example sentences
attend, be present at, be an observer at, observe, watch; North American audit
- The school was also ranked third in the country when inspectors sat in on lessons.
- The visiting teachers sat in on lessons and had the chance to talk to both teachers and pupils.
- Three years ago Camalyn had gone into work with her mother and sat in on one of the anger management classes.
More definitions of sit inDefinition of sit in in:
- The US English dictionary