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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A form of civil disobedience in which demonstrators occupy seats and refuse to move.

Usage examples (39)
  • Will they use Facebook to organize a 20,000-person rally for a carbon tax, or call a sit-in on one of our dwindling glaciers?
  • They feel that good things will come of this sit-in.
  • More updates on the sit-in will be posted later today.
  • For the last few days, workers have been staging a sit-in. for more
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