Synonyms of 'sitting'
1 sessionDictionary, period
Dinner was in two sittings.
2 meetingDictionary, hearing, session
the recent emergency sittings
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A congress is a large meeting that is held to discuss ideas and policies.
A lot has changed since the party congress.
A consultation with a doctor or other expert is a meeting with them to discuss a particular problem and get their advice. Consultation is the process of getting advice from a doctor or other expert.
A personal diet plan is devised after a consultation with a nutritionist.
A get-together is an informal meeting or party, usually arranged for a particular purpose.
I arranged a get-together at my home.
rave (British , slang)
knees-up (British , informal)
hui (New Zealand)
beano (British , slang)
rave-up (British , slang)
hooley or hoolie (Irish , New Zealand)
Thesaurus for sitting from the Collins English Thesaurus
A sitting is one of the periods when a meal is served when there is not enough space for everyone to eat at the same time.