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    seat - Dictionary definition and meaning for word seat

    Definition
    (noun) a space reserved for sitting (as in a theater or on a train or airplane)
    Synonyms : place
    Example Sentence
    • he booked their seats in advance
    • he sat in someone else's place
    Definition
    (noun) the fleshy part of the human body that you sit on
    Example Sentence
    • he deserves a good kick in the butt
    • are you going to sit on your fanny and do nothing?
    Definition
    (noun) furniture that is designed for sitting on
    Example Sentence
    • there were not enough seats for all the guests
    Definition
    (noun) any support where you can sit (especially the part of a chair or bench etc. on which you sit)
    Example Sentence
    • he dusted off the seat before sitting down
    Definition
    (noun) a center of authority (as a city from which authority is exercised) Definition
    (noun) the location (metaphorically speaking) where something is based
    Example Sentence
    • the brain is said to be the seat of reason
    Definition
    (noun) the legal right to sit as a member in a legislative or similar body
    Example Sentence
    • he was elected to a seat in the Senate
    Definition
    (noun) a part of a machine that supports or guides another part Definition
    (noun) the cloth covering for the buttocks
    Example Sentence
    • the seat of his pants was worn through
    Definition
    (verb) show to a seat; assign a seat for
    Synonyms : sit , sit down
    Example Sentence
    • The host seated me next to Mrs. Smith
    Definition
    (verb) be able to seat
    Example Sentence
    • The theater seats 2,000
    Definition
    (verb) place ceremoniously or formally in an office or position
    Synonyms : induct , invest
    Example Sentence
    • there was a ceremony to induct the president of the Academy
    Definition
    (verb) put a seat on a chair Definition
    (verb) provide with seats
    Example Sentence
    • seat a concert hall
    Definition
    (verb) place or attach firmly in or on a base
    Example Sentence
    • seat the camera on the tripod
    Definition
    (verb) place in or on a seat
    Example Sentence
    • the mother seated the toddler on the high chair
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