a lute of India with a small, pear-shaped body and a long, broad, fretted neck.
a stringed musical instrument, esp of India, having a long neck, a rounded body, and movable frets. The main strings, three to seven in number, overlie other sympathetic strings, the tuning depending on the raga being performed
noun 1. an antelope, Tragelaphus spekei, inhabiting marshy regions of central and eastern Africa. noun 1. another name for marshbuck
language A SNOBOL4 interpreter for the PDP-10. [“SITBOL Version 3.0”, J.F. Gimpel, TRS4D30b, Bell Labs, 1973]. (1997-09-14)
- Sit bolt upright
see: bolt upright
- Sit by
Also, sit idly by. Refrain from interfering, remain passive, as in I can’t just sit by and let her get in trouble.