Bedeutung von "sit sth out" - als Fremdsprache

sit sth out

phrasal verb with sit uk us /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" von Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)