How to use Sit-still in a sentence

sit-still
  • A young child can't sit still and pay attention for very long.

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  • She soon grew too restless to sit still and paced.

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  • England and France could hardly sit still under this affront, and decided to administer chastisement by the hand of the suzerain power, which was delighted to have an opportunity of asserting its authority.

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  • You only need sit still long enough in some attractive spot in the woods that all its inhabitants may exhibit themselves to you by turns.

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  • She did not wish to disappoint either Dunyasha or Natasha, but it was hard to sit still.

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  • Unable to sit still he paced up and down the room holding the letter and reading it.

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  • In this way, they too may not be the best pet for a younger child, because they generally do not sit still for long.

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  • Mice are very active animals, are unlikely to sit still in your hand, but can be very entertaining to watch.

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  • Between seven months and one year, babies would rather explore the universe than sit still for a picture.

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  • For example, it might be impossible for him to do homework right after sports practices because he is too energized to sit still.

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  • When dealing with dental disease in dogs it is even more problematic since it is difficult to get your pet to sit still for extended periods of time.

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  • This will make it much easier for you to get your dog to sit still while you are working on his or her nails with the trimmer.

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  • Children should sit still while eating and chew food thoroughly.

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  • Those taking fluoxetine (Prozac) might also have a feeling of being unable to sit still.

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  • Very young children can become fussy and discontent if asked to sit still for long while their hair is arranged.

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  • Start thinking because soon it's going to be time for a change - try a change of cut, a change of color, a change of accessories, or any other change but don't sit still.

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  • And don't let your hair sit still either.

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  • Both will be big yawns for him because he doesn't like to sit still.

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  • It may seem strange, but you can easily see this philosophy at work when you are with a Gemini since the sign finds it incredibly difficult to sit still.

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  • Carrie Fisher "The Imperial Senate will not sit still for this!"

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  • It's recommended for ages six and up, but honestly, if a four-year-old will sit still long enough to watch, they should be fine in the audience as well.

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  • Stay away from the stilettos; leave those for the days when you just need to sit still and look sexy.

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  • Others are extremely active, finding it difficult to focus or sit still for more than just short intervals of time.

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  • Some children love craft projects, while others will need coaxing to sit still for more than 10 minutes.

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  • It also includes how sedentary or active your job is, and whether you fidget a lot or sit still.

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  • You will have to sit still in order to keep the mask in place.

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  • Lisa started to get up but Howard motioned her to sit still while he answered the door.

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  • I couldn't sit still in the office alone and I frankly I wanted the company of my wife.

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  • She fidgeted then rose, too antsy to sit still when her emotions were in turmoil.

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  • Sofia could hardly sit still.

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  • The Oracle had given him nothing, and he didn't feel able to sit still and drink tea with Daniela, the headmistress of the order of nuns who managed this Sanctuary.

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  • You just sit still and are drawn along.

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