Translation of sitting in Spanish:

sitting

Pronunciation: /ˈsɪtɪŋ/

noun/nombre

  • 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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