sit down


1) садиться Why don't you sit yourself down beside me and talk to me? ≈ Почему бы тебе не сесть и не поговорить со мной?
2) разг. приземляться, делать посадку (о самолете)
3) мириться, терпеть (under) to sit down under insults ≈ сносить оскорбления Why should I sit down under her continued offensive remarks? ≈ Почему я должен сносить ее нескончаемые обидные замечания в свой адрес?
4) выступать против (предложения, идеи и т. п.) The whole committee sat down on the suggestion as being completely unsuitable. ≈ Весь комитет выступил против предложения, посчитав его абсолютно неприемлемым.
5) приниматься (за что-л.) Both sides are prepared to sit down to long talks if necessary. ≈ Обе стороны готовы, если потребуется, к длительным переговорам. садиться, усаживаться, занимать место (редкое) поселяться;
устраиваться усаживать - sit your guests down and offer them a drink усадите гостей и предложите им выпить - sit yourself down, I shan't keep you more than a minute присядьте, пожалуйста, я вас задержу всего на минуту (авиация) (разговорное) приземлиться (to) приниматься (за что-либо) - to * to one's work приниматься за работу (with) мириться (с чем-либо) (under) терпеть, выносить - to * under insults безропотно сносить оскорбления - not even he could * under that kind of provocation даже он не мог не реагировать на такое вызывающее поведение

Большой англо-русский и русско-английский словарь. 2001.

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