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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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He asserted that he would not sit comfortably until the culprits were brought to justice.
Planning committee member, councillor Vince Hunt, who represents Oswestry West, said the new development would not sit comfortably within the conservation area.
The idea of crediting Brendan Rodgers with the impending league triumph does not sit comfortably with large sections of the club's support given he chose to leave for Leicester before it was safely in the bag.
I am sure such views do not sit comfortably with the thinking of liberal lawyers especially given the number of criminal offences being committed daily by the political class in Kenya.
For the working populations of Western democracies, the implications of this creeping managed evolution will not sit comfortably.
"We will not sit comfortably till all issues of the people are resolved," he added.
LARKANA -- Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) Sindh Chief Ameer Bakhsh Bhutto said Saturday that the missing persons issue pertains to Sindh government for which police and other forces should play their role, but we will not sit comfortably on this pretext and Prime Minister will be informed about these issues including other unemployment and development issues in Sindh.
In an interview, he said: "We recorded a few things for Larry at a studio in the famous 'Tin Pan Alley', but our bid for fame was frustrated by him trying to take us in a musical direction that did not sit comfortably with us.
This can range from assistive technology to supporting the child to make the journey to school without an adult - something that may not sit comfortably with a teenager!
It is certainly true the title of the former head of the Criminal Prosecution Service does not sit comfortably amid the left-wingers on the Opposition front bench.
This does not sit comfortably with the Labour council's claimed agenda of promoting socially inclusive public transport.
"I am very against animal testing and animal abuse and so using anything vaguely associated with it, even medically related, does not sit comfortably with me.