A man sitting on a sofa.
- The definition of sitting is the person holding an office in an organization.
An example of sitting used as an adjective is in the phrase "sitting treasurer," which means the treasurer currently in office.
- Sitting is defined as the act or position of being seated.
- An example of a sitting is having a professional photograph taken.
- An example of a sitting is an hour when you read a book.
- the act or position of one that sits, as for a portrait
- a session or meeting, as of a court
- a period of being seated at some activity: to read a book in two sittings
- a brooding upon eggs, as by a hen
- the number of eggs upon which a hen sits for a single hatching
- a space in which to be seated
- one of two or more successive periods when a meal is served, as aboard a ship: assigned to the second sitting
- that sits; seated
- in office: a sitting president
- The act or position of one that sits.
- A period during which one is seated and occupied with a single activity, such as posing for a portrait or reading a book.
- A session or term, as of a legislature or court.
- a. An act, condition, or period of brooding on eggs by a bird; incubation.b. The number of eggs under a brooding bird; a clutch.
- Incubating a nest of eggs: a sitting hen.
- Occupying an official position; incumbent.
- a. Of or for sitting: a sitting posture; a sitting area in a bus station.b. Done or executed while sitting.
- Present participle of sit.