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sit-in

sit-in

 
pronunciation:
sIt In
part of speech: noun
inflections: sit-ins
definition: an organized passive occupation of a prohibited area, as in a racially segregated establishment, a university, or a corporation, to demonstrate against the policies pursued therein.