|1.||[ verb ] be seated|
|Related terms:||stand lie sprawl squat perch lounge sit_down sit_out sit_down seat sit_down|
|2.||[ verb ] sit around, often unused|
"The object sat in the corner"
|3.||[ verb ] take a seat|
|Related terms:||arise change_posture|
|4.||[ verb ] be in session, as of courts of law, for example|
|Related terms:||convene sitting|
|5.||[ verb ] assume a posture as for artistic purposes|
|Synonyms:||pose posture model|
"We don't know the woman who posed for Leonardo so often"
|Related terms:||expose ramp art model sitting pose|
|6.||[ verb ] (transportation) sit and travel on the back of animal, usually while controlling its motions|
"She never sat a horse!" "Did you ever ride a camel?" "The girl liked to drive the young mare"
|Related terms:||travel ride_herd outride ride_horseback prance gallop canter override riding ride riding|
|7.||[ verb ] (work) work or act as a baby-sitter|
"I cannot baby-sit tonight I have too much homework to do"
|Related terms:||guard babysitter|
|8.||[ verb ] show to a seat; assign a seat for|
: "The host seated me next to Mrs. Smith"
|Related terms:||situate put reseat seat seating|