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outsit

[ out-sit ]
/ ˌaʊtˈsɪt /
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verb (used with object), out·sat, out·sit·ting.
to sit longer than; outwait: He was determined to outsit his rival.
to sit beyond the time of: We realized we were outsitting our welcome.
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Origin of outsit

First recorded in 1650–60; out- + sit1
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