The Alternative Luxembourgish Dictionary: sëtzen

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Entry definition

sëtzen etymology From Old High German sizzen, from Proto-Germanic *sitjaną. Cognate with German sitzen, Dutch zitten, English sit, West Frisian sitte, Icelandic sitja. pronunciation
  • /ˈzətsən/ {{rhymes}}
verb: {{lb-verb}}
  1. (intransitive) to sit (to be seated)
  2. (intransitive) to sit (to be a member on a committee)
  3. (intransitive, of clothes) to fit, to sit
  4. (intransitive, colloquial) to do time, to be in prison

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