Definitions for SIT-IN

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. sit-in(verb)

    a form of civil disobedience in which demonstrators occupy seats and refuse to move

  2. sit in(verb)

    attend as a visitor

    "Can I sit in on your Intermediate Hittite class?"

  3. sit in(verb)

    participate in an act of civil disobedience

Wiktionary

  1. sit-in(Noun)

    A protest in which people refuse to leave.

Freebase

  1. Sit-in

    A sit-in or sit-down is a form of direct action that involves one or more people nonviolently occupying an area for a protest, often to promote political, social, or economic change.

Anagrams for SIT-IN »

  1. Sinti

  2. inits

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Jared Fogle:

    Chairs would bend when I'd sit in them.

  2. Jeffrey Rouse:

    They sit in silent watch, they sit in silent judgment.

  3. Mark Bezy:

    They sit in their cells, locked in their cells every day.

  4. Woodrow Wilson:

    No nation is fit to sit in judgement upon any other nation.

  5. Dwight D Eisenhower:

    No one should ever sit in this office over 70 years old, and that I know.

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