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Git vs. Sit

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Gitnoun

A silly, incompetent, stupid, annoying, or childish person (usually a man).

Sitverb

To be in a position in which the upper body is upright and supported by the buttocks.

‘After a long day of walking, it was good just to sit and relax.’;

Gitverb

To get, begone.

Sitverb

To move oneself into such a position.

‘I asked him to sit.’;

Gitverb

To get leave; scram; begone.

Sitverb

To occupy a given position permanently.

‘The temple has sat atop that hill for centuries.’;

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Gitnoun

See Geat.

Sitverb

To remain in a state of repose; to rest; to abide; to rest in any position or condition.

Gitnoun

a person who is deemed to be despicable or contemptible;

‘only a rotter would do that’; ‘kill the rat’; ‘throw the bum out’; ‘you cowardly little pukes!’; ‘the British call a contemptible person a `git'’;

Sitverb

(government) To be a member of a deliberative body.

‘I currently sit on a standards committee.’;

Git

Git () is software for tracking changes in any set of files, usually used for coordinating work among programmers collaboratively developing source code during software development. Its goals include speed, data integrity, and support for distributed, non-linear workflows (thousands of parallel branches running on different systems).Git was created by Linus Torvalds in 2005 for development of the Linux kernel, with other kernel developers contributing to its initial development.

Sitverb

Of a legislative or, especially, a judicial body such as a court, to be in session.

‘In what city is the circuit court sitting for this session.’;

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Sitverb

To lie, rest, or bear; to press or weigh.

Sitverb

To be adjusted; to fit.

‘Your new coat sits well.’;

Sitverb

To be accepted or acceptable; to work.

‘How will this new contract sit with the workers?’; ‘I don’t think it will sit well.’; ‘The violence in these video games sits awkwardly with their stated aim of educating children.’;

Sitverb

To cause to be seated or in a sitting posture; to furnish a seat to.

‘Sit him in front of the TV and he might watch for hours.’;

Sitverb

(transitive) To accommodate in seats; to seat.

‘The dining room table sits eight comfortably.’;

Sitverb

(intransitive) shortened form of babysit.

‘I'm going to sit for them on Thursday.’;

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Sitverb

To babysit

‘I need to find someone to sit my kids on Friday evening for four hours.’;

Sitverb

To take, to undergo or complete (an examination or test).

Sitverb

To cover and warm eggs for hatching, as a fowl; to brood; to incubate.

Sitverb

To take a position for the purpose of having some artistic representation of oneself made, such as a picture or a bust.

‘I'm sitting for a painter this evening.’;

Sitverb

To have position, as at the point blown from; to hold a relative position; to have direction.

Sitnoun

An event, usually lasting one full day or more, where the primary goal is to sit in meditation.

Sit

obs. 3d pers. sing. pres. of Sit, for sitteth.

Sitverb

To rest upon the haunches, or the lower extremity of the trunk of the body; - said of human beings, and sometimes of other animals; as, to sit on a sofa, on a chair, or on the ground.

‘And he came and took the book put of the right hand of him that sate upon the seat.’; ‘I pray you, jest, sir, as you sit at dinner.’;

Sitverb

To perch; to rest with the feet drawn up, as birds do on a branch, pole, etc.

Sitverb

To remain in a state of repose; to rest; to abide; to rest in any position or condition.

‘And Moses said to . . . the children of Reuben, Shall your brothren go to war, and shall ye sit here?’; ‘Like a demigod here sit I in the sky.’;

Sitverb

To lie, rest, or bear; to press or weigh; - with on; as, a weight or burden sits lightly upon him.

‘The calamity sits heavy on us.’;

Sitverb

To be adjusted; to fit; as, a coat sts well or ill.

‘This new and gorgeous garment, majesty,Sits not so easy on me as you think.’;

Sitverb

To suit one well or ill, as an act; to become; to befit; - used impersonally.

Sitverb

To cover and warm eggs for hatching, as a fowl; to brood; to incubate.

‘As the partridge sitteth on eggs, and hatcheth them not.’;

Sitverb

To have position, as at the point blown from; to hold a relative position; to have direction.

‘Like a good miller that knows how to grind, which way soever the wind sits.’; ‘Sits the wind in that quarter?’;

Sitverb

To occupy a place or seat as a member of an official body; as, to sit in Congress.

Sitverb

To hold a session; to be in session for official business; - said of legislative assemblies, courts, etc.; as, the court sits in January; the aldermen sit to-night.

Sitverb

To take a position for the purpose of having some artistic representation of one's self made, as a picture or a bust; as, to sit to a painter.

Sitverb

To sit upon; to keep one's seat upon; as, he sits a horse well.

‘Hardly the muse can sit the headstrong horse.’;

Sitverb

To cause to be seated or in a sitting posture; to furnish a seat to; - used reflexively.

‘They sat them down to weep.’; ‘Sit you down, father; rest you.’;

Sitverb

To suit (well or ill); to become.

Sitverb

be standing; be upright;

‘We had to stand for the entire performance!’;

Sitverb

sit around, often unused;

‘The object sat in the corner’;

Sitverb

take a seat

Sitverb

be in session;

‘When does the court of law sit?’;

Sitverb

assume a posture as for artistic purposes;

‘We don't know the woman who posed for Leonardo so often’;

Sitverb

sit and travel on the back of animal, usually while controlling its motions;

‘She never sat a horse!’; ‘Did you ever ride a camel?’; ‘The girl liked to drive the young mare’;

Sitverb

work or act as a baby-sitter;

‘I cannot baby-sit tonight; I have too much homework to do’;

Sitverb

show to a seat; assign a seat for;

‘The host seated me next to Mrs. Smith’;

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