Meaning of SITTER in English

SITTER

noun

COLLOCATIONS FROM CORPUS

■ NOUN

baby

Probably they couldn't get a baby sitter .

As a consequence, Marcia has had to hire baby sitters .

EXAMPLES FROM CORPUS

A sitter will help a patient to the bathroom, and deliver a meal.

A microchip in a couch will sense the presence of a sitter and turn the heat up in the room.

I have no interest in the psychological interpretation of my sitters, I want to convey their physical appearance.

It wasn't a case of missing sitters and throwing away chances more of being so near and yet so far.

The conventional format and heroic pose of the sitter are perfectly offset by the incongruity of the costume and title.

The growing use of sitters reflects the turmoil in health care during the 1990s.

They are also quite intimidating, as they confront sitters with three-foot icons in their own image.

We talked a lot about art - he couldn't have been a better sitter .

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