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asseoir

  
      vt  
     [+malade, bébé]   to sit up  
  [+personne debout]  
to sit down
     [+autorité, réputation]   to establish  
asseoir qch sur      to build sth on  
   (=étayer)   to base sth on  
      vi  
faire asseoir qn      to ask sb to sit down  


asseoir (s')  
      vpr/vi     (de la position debout)    to sit down  ,   (de la position couchée)    to sit up
asseyez-vous!, assieds-toi!      sit down!  
Translation French - English Collins Dictionary  
asseoir v.
sit (vt.) ; base (vt.)

Additional comments:

Collaborative Dictionary     French-English
vr.
sit down
v.
base the tax
exp.
to base sth on
v.
impose one's authority, establish one's authority, strengthen one's authority,
exp.
to build sth on
v.
establish the authority, reinstate the authority
exp.
to ask sb to sit down
adv.
please have a seat
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'asseoir' also found in translations in English-French dictionary
v.
s'asseoir
v.
s'asseoir
[Tech.]
v.
s'asseoir
adv.
Veuillez vous asseoir,
adv.
Veuillez vous asseoir !
exp.
s'asseoir au soleil
exp.
s'asseoir bien droit
exp.
venez vous asseoir ici
exp.
Puis-je m'asseoir ici?
adv.
Puis-je m'asseoir ici ?
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