to stay ; to remain; to be (intransitive) (in one place) (in a particular place or state)
to fit (intransitive, of clothing)
to be (intransitive, in certain constructions, e.g. with voller)
Der Schrank sitzt voller Motten. — “The cupboard is full of moths.”
to do time; to spend time in jail (intransitive, colloquial)
to hit home; to have a significant effect (intransitive, colloquial, of a strike, a comment, etc.)
About German Verb "sitzen"
The German verb sitzen is one of the most commonly used German verbs. According to our analysis of 100,000+ German news articles, sitzen is the 100th most used verb. Our data on the German verb sitzen comes from Wiktionary and is verified through secondary sources like Duden. The different colors in our verb conjugation chart represent certain morphological transformations. These verb cojugations are derived algorithmically.