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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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WELSH FOOTBALL By JOHN BRIDGWATER BOSS Scott Ruscoe insists The New Saints won't be sitting back as they look to keep their flag flying in the Europa League in tonight's return leg against Lincoln Red Imps (6pm).
Although they will be tempted to adopt the traditional away team tactics of sitting back and hoping for a quick counter, they are clearly desperate for the full three points so the pressure is all on them to go and get them, which might just leave them open at the back.
Sitting back and inviting Chelsea on to you just doesn't work.