Definition of 'sit up'
Example sentences containing 'sit up'
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As he tried to sit up, a sharp pain speared through his head. CODE BREAKERBut the thought of her mum actually going made Ann sit up with shock. IN REAL LIFEHe brought her a cup of coffee from an automatic pot, helped her sit up enough to drink the bitter liquid. THE SERPENT'S MARK
"That's cool," Alex said, exhaling loudly with each sit-up. A FEW SHORT NOTES ON TROPICAL BUTTERFLIES (2002)
Synonyms of 'sit up'
stay up, stay awake, not go to bed
Translations for 'sit up'
British English: sit-up NOUN
Sit-ups are exercises that you do to strengthen your stomach muscles. They involve sitting up from a lying position while keeping your legs straight on the floor.
He does 100 sit-ups each day.
Definition of sit up from the Collins English Dictionary
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