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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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Many residents hit by last year's floods are sitting tight and checking the weather forecasts.
Sitting tight at the last, when his partner failed to get high enough, Durack was rewarded with a deserved success.
PATIENT Roger Ashby is sitting tight before further strengthening his Nuneaton Borough squad for their Nationwide North debut this season.