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sit under sb

US
phrasal verb with sit uk   us   /sɪt/ verb (present participle sitting, past tense and past participle sat)
to ​receiveteaching from someone: He ​sat under the most ​influentialteacher in his ​field.
(Definition of sit under sb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “sit under sb”
in Chinese (Simplified) 受教于(某人),师从(某人)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 受教於(某人),師從(某人)…
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