(photography) the act of assuming a certain position (as for a photograph or portrait)
"he wanted his portrait painted but couldn't spare time for the sitting"
the act of assuming or maintaining a seated position
"he read the mystery at one sitting"
seance, sitting, session(noun)
a meeting of spiritualists
"the seance was held in the medium's parlor"
a session as of a legislature or court
(of persons) having the torso erect and legs bent with the body supported on the buttocks
"the seated Madonna"; "the audience remained seated"
not moving and therefore easy to attack
"a sitting target"
a period during which one is seated for a specific purpose
a legislative session
the act (of a bird) of incubating eggs; the clutch of eggs under a brooding bird
executed from a sitting position
occupying a specific official or legal position; incumbent
being in the state, or the position, of one who, or that which, sits
the state or act of one who sits; the posture of one who occupies a seat
a seat, or the space occupied by or allotted for a person, in a church, theater, etc.; as, the hall has 800 sittings
the act or time of sitting, as to a portrait painter, photographer, etc
the actual presence or meeting of any body of men in their seats, clothed with authority to transact business; a session; as, a sitting of the judges of the King's Bench, or of a commission
the time during which one sits while doing something, as reading a book, playing a game, etc
a brooding over eggs for hatching, as by fowls
Sitting is a rest position supported by the buttocks or thighs where the torso is more or less upright.
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Rank popularity for the word 'sitting' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1424
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Rank popularity for the word 'sitting' in Written Corpus Frequency: #707
The numerical value of sitting in Chaldean Numerology is: 3
The numerical value of sitting in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8
It may be that sitting is only harmful in certain contexts such as TV viewing, tV viewing is often associated with other poor behaviors such as junk food consumption.
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Any time there is a new tax law, you'll find buyers sitting on the sidelines waiting to see how it shakes out.
I'm running for U.S. Senate, this isn't a time for waiting, for sitting on the sidelines, or for playing by rules that don't work anymore. This is the fight of our lives, the fight of my generation — and I'm all in.
Sitting here, you're focusing on one thing. It shuts the outside world down. It really helps, if I get mad or upset I can just come here and everything goes away.
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