To occupy a seat as a member of a body of officials:
To reduce the height of
Any of numerous cold-blooded vertebrate animals that live in water. Fish have gills for obtaining oxygen, a lateral line for sensing pressure changes in the water, and a vertical tail. Most fish are covered with scales and have limbs in the form of fins. Fish were once classified together as a single group, but are now known to compose numerous evolutionarily distinct classes, including the bony fish, cartilaginous fish, jawless fish, lobe-finned fish, and placoderms .
In a light manner; lightly.
To cause or assist to sit down:
(Carpentry) To cut a piece of wood to be the stick member of a cope-and-stick joint.
To sit in a crouching position with knees bent and the buttocks on or near the heels.
(Informal) To give support, relevance, or perspective to (an idea, news story, etc.) by relating it to something else
To draw successfully onto land or into a boat; catch
To fasten with or as with a bar
To balance; keep steady
(Dancing) To balance partners
To assume a certain attitude or behave in a certain way, especially to make an impression or gain an advantage:
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