Seat

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Seat Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • any support where you can sit (especially the part of a chair or bench etc. on which you sit); "he dusted off the seat before sitting down"
  • furniture that is designed for sitting on; "there were not enough seats for all the guests"
  • the cloth covering for the buttocks; "the seat of his pants was worn through"
  • the fleshy part of the human body that you sit on; "he deserves a good kick in the butt"; "are you going to sit on your fanny and do nothing?"
  • a space reserved for sitting (as in a theater or on a train or airplane); "he booked their seats in advance"; "he sat in someone else''s place"
  • a center of authority (as a city from which authority is exercised)
  • show to a seat; assign a seat for; "The host seated me next to Mrs. Smith"
  • provide with seats; "seat a concert hall"
  • put a seat on a chair
  • place ceremoniously or formally in an office or position; "there was a ceremony to induct the president of the Academy"
  • be able to seat; "The theater seats 2,000"

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • a space reserved for sitting (as in a theater or on a train or airplane); "he booked their seats in advance"; "he sat in someone else's place" ,
  • the fleshy part of the human body that you sit on; "he deserves a good kick in the butt"; "are you going to sit on your fanny and do nothing?" ,
  • furniture that is designed for sitting on; "there were not enough seats for all the guests" ,
  • any support where you can sit (especially the part of a chair or bench etc. on which you sit); "he dusted off the seat before sitting down" ,
  • a center of authority (as a city from which authority is exercised) ,
  • the cloth covering for the buttocks; "the seat of his pants was worn through"

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Seat'


  • SEAT: SEAT, S.A. (ˈse. at | lang) is a Spanish automobile manufacturer with its head office in Martorell , Spain It was founded on May 9, 1950, ...
  • Seat: A seat is a place to sit , often referring to the area one sits upon as opposed to other elements like armrest s. A seat is also known as a ...
  • County seat: A county seat is an administrative center , or seat of government , for a county or civil parish . The term is used in the United States ...
  • SEAT León: The SEAT León (ˈse. at leˈon) is a small family sports hatchback built by the Spanish car manufacturer SEAT since October 1998 ...
  • SEAT Sport: SEAT Sport is the motorsport division of the Spanish automobile manufacturer SEAT , founded in 1985 succeeding the "SEAT Special ...

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* Remember that nobody will ever get ahead of you as long as he is kicking you in the seat of the pants. - Walter Winchell

* This royal throne of kings, this sceptred isle, This earth of majesty, this seat of Mars, This other Eden, demi-paradise, This fortress built by Nature for herself Against infection and the hand of war, This happy breed of men, this little world, This precious stone set in the silver sea, Which serves it in the office of a wall Or as a moat defensive to a house, Against the envy of less happier lands,-- This blessed plot, this earth, this realm, this England. - William Shakespeare

* The most common of all antagonisms arises from a man's taking a seat beside you on the train, a seat to which he is completely entitled. - Robert Charles Benchley


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