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Sit

To hold court or perform an act that is judicial in nature; to hold a session, such as of a court, Grand Jury, or legislative body.

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Once I sat tight three long hours by Grandpa's backyard pond full of overgrown hyacinths, with a fishing rod that yielded no catch in the end.
So I said nothing, sat tight and, of course, my son soon found himself a girlfriend around his own age.
So both sides sat tight in the dressing room, waiting for the other to emerge, as kick-off approached.