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sit on sb

informal
phrasal verb with sit uk   us   /sɪt/ verb (present participle sitting, past tense and past participle sat)
to force someone to be silent or not to do something: The boss is going to sit on him to make sure he says nothing.
Traducciones de “sit on sb”
en chino (tradicionál) 管制(某人),壓制(某人)…
en chino (simplificado) 管制(某人),压制(某人)…
(Definition of sit on sb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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