Translation of sitting in Spanish:


Pronunciation: /ˈsɪtɪŋ/


  • 1.1 (for meal etc) turno (masculine) I watched three movies at o in a single sitting vi tres películas de una sentada or de un tirón [colloquial/familiar]
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    • The Ritz serves 300 covers a day at four sittings.
    • There were two sittings for dinner in the restaurant and shortly after boarding you were allocated your sitting and your table number which you kept with you throughout the cruise.
    • There were no sittings; passengers came to one of the ship's restaurants when they felt like it, and if a table was available, they took it.
    1.2 (of committee, parliament) sesión (feminine) an all-night sitting una sesión que duró ( or dura etc) toda la noche
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    • Come check it out and play for awhile, or just have a sit in the shade for a bit.
    • Try to do at least one thing different each day - simple things: take a walk or have a sit in the park.
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    • He will be the key player in the meetings of the Conference of the Presidents, which meets monthly to set out the agenda for the sittings of the European Parliament.
    • Today was the fourth time a serving US President has addressed a joint sitting of Parliament.
    • A further rebuke took place during the first sitting of parliament.
    1.3 (for painter, photographer) sesión (feminine)
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    • Blanch was his stand-in model between sittings with his portrait subjects, including the queen.
    • During the first few sittings, the artist must concentrate on the face and any other physical qualities, such as hands, that need special attention.
    • The portrait was completed in the artist's studio in Suffolk after five sittings in January.

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Most first names in Spanish-speaking countries are those of saints. A person's santo, (also known as onomástico in Latin America and onomástica in Spain) is the saint's day of the saint that they are named for. Children were once usually named for the saint whose day they were born on, but this is less common now.