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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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team tactics of sitting back and hoping for a quick counter, they are clearly desperate for the full three 4 City and Colchester have played each other a total of 32 times to date with the Sky Blues having won 16, drawn eight and lost eight but, significantly, Coventry have only ever lost to the U's once on home soil, back in the old Third Division (South) in 1957.
Sitting back and inviting Chelsea on to you just doesn't work.
London: Olympiakos have no intention of sitting back to defend their two-goal advantage but plan to heap more misery on Manchester United in the second leg of their Champions League tie, coach Michel said on Tuesday.