continuous period spent engaged in an activity
time during which assembly is engaged in business
session in which meal is served
"he wanted his portrait painted but couldn't spare time for the sitting"
"he read the mystery at one sitting"
"the seance was held in the medium's parlor"
"the seated Madonna"
"the audience remained seated"
"a sitting target"
The people who had sittings in the great pew.
出自： Sydney Smith