Bedeutung von “sit sth out” — Learner’s Dictionary

sit sth out

phrasal verb with sit us uk /sɪt/ verb present participle sitting, past tense and past participle sat

to not do an activity such as a game or dance because you are tired or have an injury:

I think I'll sit out the next dance.

to wait for something unpleasant to finish before you do anything:

The government is prepared to sit out the strike rather than agree to union demands.

(Definition von “sit sth out” aus dem Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)