[ sat ]
/ sæt /
a simple past tense and past participle of sit1.
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Definition for sat (2 of 5)
[ suht ]
/ sʌt /
Origin of sat2
<Sanskrit: literally, being
Definition for sat (3 of 5)
a set of standardized college admissions tests developed by the College Board, the principal one measuring mathematical and verbal reasoning, and others measuring knowledge in specific subject areas.
Compare ACT (def. 1).
Origin of SAT
Originally an abbreviation of Scholastic Aptitude Test and later, Scholastic Assessment Test
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Definition for sat (5 of 5)
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British Dictionary definitions for sat (1 of 4)
/ (sæt) /
the past tense and past participle of sit
British Dictionary definitions for sat (2 of 4)
/ (sʌt) /
adjective Southern African
very tired; exhausted
Word Origin for sat
British Dictionary definitions for sat (3 of 4)
(in the US) Scholastic Aptitude Test
British Dictionary definitions for sat (4 of 4)
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Medical definitions for sat
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