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  • EN [ siːt]
  • US [ siːt]

English definition


  • 1. 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"
  • 2. 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?"
  • 3. furniture that is designed for sitting on;

    • "there were not enough seats for all the guests"
  • 4. 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"
  • 5. a center of authority (as a city from which authority is exercised)

  • 6. the cloth covering for the buttocks;

    • "the seat of his pants was worn through"


  • 1. show to a seat; assign a seat for;

    • "The host seated me next to Mrs. Smith"
  • 2. be able to seat;

    • "The theater seats 2,000"
  • 3. place ceremoniously or formally in an office or position;

    • "there was a ceremony to induct the president of the Academy"
  • 4. put a seat on a chair

  • 5. provide with seats;

    • "seat a concert hall"

Example sentences

  • It's polite to yield up your seat on the bus to an old lady.

  • Won't you take a seat?

  • Pilots in the early days of aviation flew by the seat of their pants.

  • I had a terrifying journey on the pillion seat of a Honda 750.

  • Come over! Here's a seat for you.

  • He nabbed the best seat in the house.

  • Each bench will seat four persons.

  • She piloted the old man through the crowd to his seat.

  • The teacher assigned me a seat under the window.

  • The armrest on this airline seat is very comfortable.

  • It is rude to grab a seat.

  • Are you comfortable in this seat?

  • Here is an unoccupied seat.

  • The seat next to him was vacant.

  • His first tilt at Parliament came in the same year but he failed to win the seat.

  • She sat on the window seat until they climbed down from the roof.

  • The car seat belt slotted into place easily.

  • Now he knows he's in the driver's seat and can wait for a better deal.

  • The dog was chained to the leg of the one solid garden seat.

  • Yvonne took her customary seat behind her desk.

  • The hinged seat lifts up to reveal a useful storage space.

  • "I changed my mind," Blanche said, resuming her seat.

  • The gentleman, despite his advanced years, helped Kathryn back to her seat.

  • Place your baby in her seat and play her a lullaby.

  • It's easy to get a seat at the best shows in town.

  • Kate laughed, and sank down again to her seat.

  • The stool had a torn, red plastic seat.

  • Scientists like the idea that one of their number is close to the seat of power.

  • He unbuckled his seat belt.

Phrase collocation

  • take one's seat

    sit down, typically in a seat assigned to one

  • by the seat of (one's) pants&I{【俚语】}

    In a manner based on intuition and experience rather than method

    • He ran the business by the seat of his pants.

    Without the use of instruments

    • an inexperienced pilot who had to fly the aircraft by the seat of her pants.


  • on the hot seat

    • The poor jerk's on the hot seat for for getting to shut the safe.

    • If you're in the hot seat, he'll fight for you.

  • smoky seat

    • A half dozern men are alive today who otherwise would have ridden smoky seat.

  • take a back seat

    • He said he wouldn' t take a back seat to anybody, but the President himself.

Synonym discrimination

  • seat, sit

Meaning of seat

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