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sit

Pronunciation: /sɪt/

Translation of sit in French:

vt (prét, pp sat)

vi (prét, pp sat)

  • 1 s'asseoir (at à dans sur) (in dans sur) (on sur) to be sitting être assis/-e to sit still se tenir tranquille
  • 3to sit on faire partie de [committee, jury]

Phrasal verbs

sit about

sit around
rester assis à ne rien faire

sit down

s'asseoir (at à dans sur) (in dans sur) (on sur)

sit in

[observer] assister (on à)

sit up

se redresser to be siting up être assis/-e sit up straight! tiens-toi droit!

Definition of sit in:

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