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not sit easily (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 easily with me. Some aspects of my proposal didn't sit easily with them, but I assured them that things could be changed to accommodate their preferences.
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Now, they're obviously underdogs and rightly so, but being hot favourites against unheralded opposition at this stage of the Championship doesn't sit easily with Mayo teams.
"But it doesn't sit easily with me that I'm now about to play under a sixth Scotland manager without having made it to a major finals.
Talk about the 'brand' doesn't sit easily with lifelong Reds but there is no escaping the fact that commercial success is more important than ever if the club is to get back to competing for the biggest prizes.
The label of business big-hitter doesn't sit easily with the reticent entrepreneur, even though he has quadrupled revenues at Middlesbrough fire protection specialist H E Woolley since leading a management buy-out of the firm 10 years ago.
He has been kept out so far by the Glenn Loovens/Roger Johnson partnership and it doesn't sit easily with the big defender that he hasn't been in the starting line-up.
Yet no matter how much success she enjoys, the fame that comes with it doesn't sit easily with Roberta.
But as his comedy peers went on to become household names, he remained largely in the wings,despite shows such as Stuff, a fact which even now doesn't sit easily with him.
It's a scenario that doesn't sit easily with Keegan, who believes points rather than red and yellow cards should determine a club's success.
It doesn't sit easily with this proud big man who was shown the door at Hibs just seven games into the season and now has to wait for someone else to be treated just as shabbily before he might have the chance to get back into the game.
Louise, who gained more than two stone in both pregnancies, says: "The thought of another pregnancy doesn't sit easily with me.
But pacifism is an ideal that doesn't sit easily with the way the world actually is, yet without its challenge, who would there be to at least urge caution when considering going to war?
You get the odd quirky offering that doesn't sit easily with the others such as Mirror in the Bathroom by The Beat, The Sensational Alex Harvey Band's Delilah and Sparks' Amateur Hour but its mostly safe stuff.
However, this doesn't sit easily with Gilloway, who is realistic enough to point to another, very different reason why his team have been making the headlines in recent days.
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