from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A work stoppage in which the workers refuse to leave their place of employment until their demands are considered or met. Also called sit-down strike.
- n. An obstruction of normal activity by the act of a large group sitting down in public to express a grievance or protest.
- n. Informal An act, instance, or period of sitting.
- n. Informal A meal for people seated at a table.
- adj. Performed or accomplished while sitting down: a sit-down discussion; a sit-down protest.
- adj. Intended for people seated at a table: a sit-down dinner for 12.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Intended to be done while sitting.
- n. An act of sitting down, especially with other people in some form of social exchange.
- n. A sit-in, a protest of civil disobedience by people sitting and refusing to move.
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- n. a strike in which workers refuse to leave the workplace until a settlement is reached
From sit down. (Wiktionary)