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Definition 1: show to a seat; assign a seat for - [verb of contact]

Samples where sit down or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • The host seated me next to Mrs. Smith

Synonyms for sit down in the sense of this definition

(sit down is a kind of ...) put into a certain place or abstract location

"Put your things here" "Set the tray down" "Set the dogs on the scent of the missing children" "Place emphasis on a certain point"

(... is a kind of sit down ) show to a different seat

"The usher insisted on reseating us"

(sit down has a similar meaning as ...) be seated

Definition 2: be seated - [verb of contact]

Synonyms for sit down in the sense of this definition

(... is a kind of sit down ) sit or recline comfortably

"He was lounging on the sofa"

(... is a kind of sit down ) sit or lie with one's limbs spread out

(... is a kind of sit down ) sit, as on a branch

"The birds perched high in the tree"

(... is a kind of sit down ) sit on one's heels

"In some cultures, the women give birth while squatting" "The children hunkered down to protect themselves from the sandstorm"

(sit down has a similar meaning as ...) take a seat

(sit down has a similar meaning as ...) show to a seat; assign a seat for

"The host seated me next to Mrs. Smith"

Definition 3: take a seat - [verb of motion]

Synonyms for sit down in the sense of this definition

(sit down is a kind of ...) undergo a change in bodily posture

(sit down has a similar meaning as ...) be seated

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