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Spell Check of sit

Correct spelling: sit

Definition of sit:

  1. To keep the seat upon; to seat. To sit down, to place one's self on a seat; to begin a siege; to fix a permanent abode. To sit up, not to go to bed.
  2. To rest upon the haunches; to perch; to occupy a seat; to rest; to lie; to hold a session; to exercise authority; to incubate; to be placed; to be suited.


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Google Ngram Viewer results for sit:

This graph shows how "sit" have occurred between 1800 and 2008 in a corpus of English books.

Examples of usage for sit:

  1. All we'll have to do will be to sit still? – Ethel Morton at Chautauqua by Mabell S. C. Smith
  2. I must sit and work. – Letters of Anton Chekhov by Anton Chekhov Translated by Constance Garnett
  3. How shall I sit – Saracinesca by F. Marion Crawford

Rhymes for sit:

  1. bit, brit, britt, chit, fit, flit, get, grit, kit, knit, lit, mit, mitt, nit, pit, pitt, quit, schmidt, skit, slit, split, whit, wit, writ, fitt, it, plitt, smit, kitt, witt, hit, ritt, hitt, vitt, litt, splitt, schmitt, spit;
  2. acquit, admit, befit, commit, emit, lafitte, omit, permit, refit, remit, submit, transmit, unfit, dewitt, gillett, prewitt, legit;
  3. readmit, recommit, resubmit;