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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.
See also: comfortably, easily, sit, well
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These were known by their coats and pantaloons of black or brown, made to sit comfortably, with white cravats and waistcoats, broad solid-looking shoes, and thick hose or gaiters.
I admire your little establishment exceedingly; and as soon as I am gone, you will empty your head of all this nonsense of acting, and sit comfortably down to your table.
This will give us lots of space for spectators to sit comfortably watching the fun, while enjoying pancakes, snacks and drinks."
For the working populations of Western democracies, the implications of this creeping managed evolution will not sit comfortably.
Adjust the driver's seat and mirrors before each journey: the back of the seat should be slightly reclined, so that it feels natural to sit comfortably. The mirrors should also be set up so you can see all the way around the car without needing to move excessively.
They combine well with tulips and wallflowers and sit comfortably with foxgloves, honesty and sweet rocket.
So we sit comfortably and nitpick or hurl an 'innocent' profanity or two into the comments section about Philippine journalism.
The terms "grossly overweight" and "ridiculous" sit comfortably with Elvis.
To me, if a wine goes well with a burger it's going to sit comfortably with most red meats whether grilled, roasted or stewed.
Presenter Stephen Fry says: "Film is one of the arts that most spreads the essence of our identity around the world, and our admiration and appreciation of global film-making ensures that the EE British Academy Film Awards sit comfortably on the world stage of film awards events honouring the best of the best."
It was a bedroom chair meant to accommodate ladies who wanted to sit comfortably while putting on stockings and shoes.
With my disability I find it extremely difficult to sit comfortably on toilet seats without a fear of falling off or not having the power to push myself up into a standing position as they are so low.
It is lightweight, well-balanced, and ergonomically designed to sit comfortably in your hand, allowing for fatigue-free pipetting at an angle ideal for use within laminar flow cabinets.
WANTING Some politicians say we have never had it so good But the plight of the poor, they have never understood When we shake our begging bowl asking for more We are politely shooed away from the door We have never heard of a politician who is poor They receive a high salary just to jaw and jaw And sit comfortably back on their fat backside They don't care enough about the fate of mankind Only time will tell how far they push the working men For them to rebel en masse to get out of this hell Lives are being wasted as day follows day Men don't want the dole, they want to earn their pay Give them the tools to go with a job And let them earn a few honest bob Every man is eager to pull his weight As day turns into weeks he can only hope and wait.