Definition of 'sit tight'
Example sentences containing 'sit tight'
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They told me to sit tight and wait and see if he got in touch. The Sun (2016)But investors should sit tight and wait for the action to unfold. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The obvious tactic is to sit tight and wait to see how things progress before making a move. Times, Sunday Times (2007)With no debt burden it is lucky enough to be able to sit tight and wait for the upturn. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Sit tight and wait before you make a trip to the Post Office seems to be the overriding view of the experts. Times, Sunday Times (2016)
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Used Rarely. sit tight is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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