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Pronunciation: /sɪt/

Translation of sit in Italian:

vi (pt/pp sat pres p, sitting)


Phrasal verbs

sit about

sit around
vi stare senza far niente

sit back

vi [fig] starsene con le mani in mano

sit by

vi starsene a guardare

sit down

vi mettersi a sedere please sit down si accomodi sit down! siediti!

sit for

vi posare per [portrait]

sit in

vi (observe) assistere sit in on a class assistere (da osservatore) a una lezione

sit on

vt far parte di [committee]

sit up

vi mettersi seduto; (not slouch) star seduto diritto; (stay up) stare alzato

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