To cause or assist to sit down:
In a light manner; lightly.
(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.
To occupy a seat as a member of a body of officials:
(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
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 .
To fasten with or as with a bar
To balance; keep steady
(Dancing) To balance partners
To reduce the height of
To assume a certain attitude or behave in a certain way, especially to make an impression or gain an advantage:
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