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sitting

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It makes no difference how deeply seated may be the trouble, how hopeless the outlook, how muddled the tangle, how great the mistake. A sufficient realization of love will dissolve it all.
Emmet Fox
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Pronunciation

Noun

Singular
sitting

Plural
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  1. a period during which one is seated for a specific purpose
    Due to the sheer volume of guests, we had to have two sittings for the meal.
    The Queen had three sittings for her portrait.
  2. a legislative session
  3. the act (of a bird) of incubating eggs; the clutch of eggs under a brooding bird

Translations

Verb

sitting

  1. Present participle of sit.

Adjective

sitting (not comparable)

Positive
sitting

Comparative
not comparable

Superlative
none (absolute)

  1. executed from a sitting position
  2. occupying a specific official or legal position; incumbent

Derived terms

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