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

   

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

Mark 6:39

Then He commanded them to make them all sit down in groups on the green grass.


പിന്നെ അവൻ അവരോടു: എല്ലാവരെയും പച്ചപ്പുല്ലിൽ പന്തിപന്തിയായി ഇരുത്തുവാൻ കല്പിച്ചു.


Jeremiah 16:8

Also you shall not go into the house of feasting to sit with them, to eat and drink."


അവരോടുകൂടെ ഇരുന്നു ഭക്ഷിപ്പാനും പാനം ചെയ്‍വാനും നീ വിരുന്നു വീട്ടിലേക്കു പോകരുതു.


Luke 14:28

For which of you, intending to build a tower, does not sit down first and count the cost, whether he has enough to finish it--


നിങ്ങളിൽ ആരെങ്കിലും ഒരു ഗോപുരം പണിവാൻ ഇച്ഛിച്ചാൽ ആദ്യം ഇരുന്നു അതു തീർപ്പാൻ വക ഉണ്ടോ എന്നു കണകൂ നോക്കുന്നില്ലയോ?


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