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Meaning of SITTER

Pronunciation:  'situr, 'situr

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  a domestic hen ready to brood
  2. [n]  a person who poses for a painter or sculptor
  3. [n]  a person engaged to care for children when the parents are not home
  4. [n]  an organism (person or animal) that sits
  5. [n]  Dutch astronomer who calculated the size of the universe and suggested that it is expanding (1872-1934)

SITTER is a 6 letter word that starts with S.


 Synonyms: artist's model, babysitter, baby-sitter, brood hen, broody, broody hen, setting hen, Willem de Sitter
 Antonyms: stander
 See Also: astronomer, being, biddy, hen, keeper, model, organism, poser, stargazer, uranologist



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Sit"ter\, n.
1. One who sits; esp., one who sits for a portrait or a bust.

2. A bird that sits or incubates.