not sit comfortably (with one)

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not sit comfortably (with one)

To not be agreeable to one's values or sensibilities. The idea that some children have to go hungry in this country just doesn't sit comfortably with me. Some aspects of my proposal didn't sit comfortably with them, but I assured them that things could be changed to accommodate their preferences.
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sit comfortably/easily/well (with something)

(written) seem right, natural, suitable, etc. in a particular place or situation: His views did not sit comfortably with the management line.
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Moving the All-Ireland final forward from its traditional September time slot to August 19 next year doesn't sit comfortably with the All-Ireland winning player and manager either.
It doesn't sit comfortably with me talking about it because I know how hard everyone works to get a place.
The notion that clubs purposely sting their fans and justify it with the premise that "well, someone else will pay if so and so can't" is one that doesn't sit comfortably with me at all.
If that doesn't sit comfortably with some of the Toon Army, soured by spectacular early mistakes condoned by Mike Ashley, then Carver's case is worthy of a fair hearing given that he shouted loud and long like us all upon a spectacular managerial change.
It's something that doesn't sit comfortably with the former Huddersfield YMCA and Underbank Rangers junior.
But, unlike the impressive matchday experience at Arsenal's ground, it still doesn't sit comfortably with me, although I accept that it is less painful to hand over naming rights to new stadia than it is to rebrand, existing, wellknown and well loved venues.
I think it's a complete gut reaction to seeing your child embracing something that's totally alien to you, and that doesn't sit comfortably with Debbie," Anna explains.
Feeling like a health guru advocating a change in lifestyle doesn't sit comfortably with me, so I must finish with a story that sums up my own state of health.
The nearly-man tag doesn't sit comfortably with the Carmarthen cueman.
Our first introduction doesn't sit comfortably with the rest of the film--unless we assume that Sofia intends to present its thematic concerns from the rear.
It's when an athlete crosses the line to take performance-enhancing drugs that it becomes a problem and while Dwain may be saying he didn't mean to take a banned substance, it's an explanation that doesn't sit comfortably with me.
It doesn't sit comfortably with me that we have an unelected head of state, yet proudly call ourselves a democracy.
Its pro-am format doesn't give it the feel of a proper golf tournament - and the fact that many of the amateurs in question are super-rich bankers, over-privileged toffs with a smattering of celebrities thrown in probably doesn't sit comfortably with this boy from the cooncil end of Bothwell.
EASY LIVING Formality doesn't sit comfortably with busy, varied modern lifestyles.
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