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Detailed Translations for sit from English to French


to sit verb (sits, sat, sitting)

  1. to sit (sit down)
    – be seated 1
    • asseoir verb (assieds, assied, asseyons, asseyez, )

Conjugations for sit:

  1. sit
  2. sit
  3. sits
  4. sit
  5. sit
  6. sit
simple past
  1. sat
  2. sat
  3. sat
  4. sat
  5. sat
  6. sat
present perfect
  1. have sat
  2. have sat
  3. has sat
  4. have sat
  5. have sat
  6. have sat
past continuous
  1. was sitting
  2. were sitting
  3. was sitting
  4. were sitting
  5. were sitting
  6. were sitting
  1. shall sit
  2. will sit
  3. will sit
  4. shall sit
  5. will sit
  6. will sit
continuous present
  1. am sitting
  2. are sitting
  3. is sitting
  4. are sitting
  5. are sitting
  6. are sitting
  1. be sat
  2. be sat
  3. be sat
  4. be sat
  5. be sat
  6. be sat
  1. sit!
  2. let's sit!
  3. sat
  4. sitting
1. I, 2. you, 3. he/she/it, 4. we, 5. you, 6. they

Translation Matrix for sit:

VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
asseoir sit; sit down add; base; locate; place; put; put down; situate
- baby-sit; model; pose; posture; ride; seat; sit around; sit down
Not SpecifiedRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- that was a long sit

Related Words for "sit":

  • resit, sits

Synonyms for "sit":

Antonyms for "sit":

Related Definitions for "sit":

  1. serve in a specific professional capacity1
  2. be seated1
  3. show to a seat; assign a seat for1
  4. sit and travel on the back of animal, usually while controlling its motions1
  5. take a seat1
  6. be in session1
    • When does the court of law sit?1
  7. assume a posture as for artistic purposes1
  8. work or act as a baby-sitter1
  9. be located or situated somewhere1
    • The White House sits on Pennsylvania Avenue1
  10. be around, often idly or without specific purpose1

Wiktionary Translations for sit:

  1. of a person, be in a position in which the upper body is upright and the legs are supported
  2. move oneself into such a position
  1. S’asseoir , s’installer

Cross Translation:
sit être assis zitten — op het zitvlak rusten
sit assis sitzenvon Menschen: sich mit dem Gesäß auf etwas niedergelassen haben

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