sit by

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Related to sit by: Nabe
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Verb1.sit by - be inactive or indifferent while something is happening; "Don't just sit by while your rights are violated!"
look on, watch - observe with attention; "They watched as the murderer was executed"
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vi(tatenlos) dasitzen, (tatenlos) herumsitzen
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