sitdown

sit-down

[sit-doun]
adjective
1.
done or accomplished while sitting down: sit-down meetings between the two party leaders.
2.
(of a meal or food) served to or intended for persons seated at a table: a sit-down dinner.
noun
3.
Informal. a period or instance of sitting, as to relax, talk, or the like: They had a profitable sit-down together.
5.
a protest demonstration whereby participants refuse to move from a public place.
6.
Informal. a meal, especially a dinner, served to persons who are seated at a table.

Origin:
1830–40; adj. and noun use of verb phrase sit down

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sit-down

noun
a strike in which workers refuse to leave the workplace until a settlement is reached 
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