how to pronounce sitting


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An example use of sitting in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… um and as a sitting judge uh the cannons …”

meanings of sitting


  1. A special seat allotted to a seat-holder, at church, etc.
  2. A legislative session (in the sense of "meeting", not "period").
  3. A clutch of eggs laid by a brooding bird.
  4. Uninterrupted application to anything for a time; the period during which one continues at anything.
  5. A period during which one is seated for a specific purpose.
  6. A seance or other session with a medium or fortuneteller.
  7. The part of the year in which judicial business is transacted.
  8. The incubation of eggs by a bird.


  1. Executed from a sitting position.
  2. Occupying a specific official or legal position; incumbent.


  1. Present participle of sit.