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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “sit”

sit

verb (BE SEATED)
就座
    /sɪt/ (present tense sitting, past tense and past participle sat)
[I or T, usually + adv/prep] to (cause someone to) be in a position in which the lower part of the body is resting on a seat or other type of support, with the upper part of the body vertical
(使)坐,(使)坐下,(使)就座
to sit at a table/desk
坐在桌子/书桌旁
to sit in an armchair
坐在扶手椅上
to sit on a chair/a horse/the ground
坐在椅子上/骑在马背上/坐在地上
He came and sat (down) next to me.
他走过来坐在我身边。
informal Sit yourself down and have a cup of tea.
坐下来喝杯茶吧。
The child's father sat her (down) on a chair.
孩子的父亲把她放在椅子上。
Sitting and standing
[I usually + adv/prep] to be a model for a painter, photographer, etc.
(为画家、摄影师等)做模特
Monet's wife sat for him many times.
莫奈的妻子多次给他做模特。
Sitting and standing
[I] (of an animal such as a dog) to move into a position with its back legs bent and its tail end on the ground
(狗等动物)蹲坐
We're trying to train our dog to sit.
我们正在训练我们的狗学蹲坐。
Sitting and standingAnimal (non-human) behaviour
[I usually + adv/prep] If a bird sits on its eggs, it covers them with its body to keep them warm before they hatch.
孵(蛋),孵(卵)
Animal reproduction
(Definition of sit verb (BE SEATED) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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