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English definition of “sit down”

sit down

phrasal verb with sit     /sɪt/ verb (present participle sitting, past tense and past participle sat)
to move your body so that the lower part of it is resting on a seat or on the ground : I sat down on the sofa next to Barbara.Sitting and standing
(Definition of sit down from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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