Pronunciation of Sit  


English Meaning

To rest upon the haunches, or the lower extremity of the trunk of the body; -- said of human beings, and sometimes of other animals; as, to sit on a sofa, on a chair, or on the ground.

  1. To rest with the torso vertical and the body supported on the buttocks.
  2. To rest with the hindquarters lowered onto a supporting surface. Used of animals.
  3. To perch. Used of birds.
  4. To cover eggs for hatching; brood.
  5. To be situated or located: a house that sits on a hill.
  6. To lie or rest: Dishes were sitting on a shelf. See Usage Note at set1.
  7. To pose for an artist or photographer.
  8. To occupy a seat as a member of a body of officials: sit in Congress.
  9. To be in session.
  10. To remain inactive or unused: Her expensive skis sat gathering dust.
  11. To affect one with or as if with a burden; weigh: Official duties sat heavily upon the governor.
  12. To fit, fall, or drape in a specified manner: The jacket sits perfectly on you.
  13. To be agreeable to one; please: The idea didn't sit well with any of us.
  14. Chiefly British To take an examination, as for a degree.
  15. To blow from a particular direction. Used of the wind.
  16. To keep watch or take care of a child.
  17. To cause to sit; seat: Sit yourself over there.
  18. To keep one's seat on (an animal): She sits her horse well.
  19. To sit on (eggs) for the purpose of hatching.
  20. To provide seating accommodation for: a theater that sits 1,000 people.
  21. The act of sitting.
  22. A period of time spent sitting.
  23. The way in which an article of clothing, such as a dress or jacket, fits.
  24. sit down To take a seat.
  25. sit in To be present or participate as a visitor at a discussion or music session.
  26. sit in To act as a substitute: She sat in for the vacationing news anchor.
  27. sit in To take part in a sit-in.
  28. on Informal To confer about.
  29. on Informal To suppress or repress: sat on the evidence.
  30. on Informal To postpone action or resolution regarding.
  31. on Slang Informal To rebuke sharply; reprimand.
  32. sit out To stay until the end of.
  33. sit out To refrain from taking part in: sit out a dance.
  34. sit up To rise from lying down to a sitting position.
  35. sit up To sit with the spine erect.
  36. sit up To stay up later than the customary bedtime.
  37. sit up To become suddenly alert: The students sat up when he mentioned the test.
  38. sit on (one's) hands To fail to act.
  39. sit pretty Informal To be in a very favorable position.
  40. sit tight Informal To be patient and await the next move.

Malayalam Meaning

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× ഇരി - Iri
× ആസനസ്ഥനാകുക - Aasanasthanaakuka | asanasthanakuka
× അംഗമായിരിക്കുക - Amgamaayirikkuka | Amgamayirikkuka
× ഭാരമായിരിക്കുക - Bhaaramaayirikkuka | Bharamayirikkuka
× വിധി പറയാനിക്കുക - Vidhi Parayaanikkuka | Vidhi Parayanikkuka
× മലം - Malam
× ഇരുത്തുക - Iruththuka | Iruthuka
× പടം എടുക്കാനിക്കുക - Padam Edukkaanikkuka | Padam Edukkanikkuka
× ഉപവിഷ്‌ടനാവുക - Upavishdanaavuka | Upavishdanavuka


The Usage is actually taken from the Verse(s) of English+Malayalam Holy Bible.

Isaiah 16:5

In mercy the throne will be established; And One will sit on it in truth, in the tabernacle of David, Judging and seeking justice and hastening righteousness."

അങ്ങനെ ദയയാൽ സിംഹാസനം സ്ഥിരമായ്‍വരും; അതിന്മേൽ ദാവീദിന്റെ കൂടാരത്തിൽനിന്നു ഒരുത്തൻ ന്യായപാലനം ചെയ്തും ന്യായതല്പരനായും നീതിനടത്തുവാൻ വേഗതയുള്ളവനായും നേരോടെ ഇരിക്കും.

Isaiah 36:12

But the Rabshakeh said, "Has my master sent me to your master and to you to speak these words, and not to the men who sit on the wall, who will eat and drink their own waste with you?"

അതിന്നു രബ്-ശാക്കേ: നിന്റെ യജമാനനോടും നിന്നോടും ഈ വാക്കു പറവാനോ എന്റെ യജമാനൻ എന്നെ അയച്ചിരിക്കുന്നതു? നിങ്ങളോടുകൂടി സ്വന്തമലം തിന്നുകയും സ്വന്തമൂത്രം കുടിക്കയും ചെയ്‍വാൻ മതിലിന്മേൽ ഇരിക്കുന്ന പുരുഷന്മാരുടെ അടുക്കൽ അല്ലയോ എന്നു പറഞ്ഞു.

Jeremiah 8:14

"Why do we sit still? Assemble yourselves, And let us enter the fortified cities, And let us be silent there. For the LORD our God has put us to silence And given us water of gall to drink, Because we have sinned against the LORD.

നാം അനങ്ങാതിരിക്കുന്നതെന്തു? കൂടിവരുവിൻ ; നാം ഉറപ്പുള്ള പട്ടണങ്ങളിൽ ചെന്നു അവിടെ നശിച്ചുപോക; നാം യഹോവയോടു പാപം ചെയ്കകൊണ്ടു നമ്മുടെ ദൈവമായ യഹോവ നമ്മെ നഞ്ചുവെള്ളം കുടിപ്പിച്ചു നശിപ്പിച്ചിരിക്കുന്നു.


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