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  Definition of seat
  1. 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"
  2. furniture that is designed for sitting on; "there were not enough seats for all the guests"
  3. the cloth covering for the buttocks; "the seat of his pants was worn through"
  4. 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?"
  5. 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"
  6. a center of authority (as a city from which authority is exercised)
  7. show to a seat; assign a seat for; "The host seated me next to Mrs. Smith"
  8. provide with seats; "seat a concert hall"
  9. put a seat on a chair
  10. place ceremoniously or formally in an office or position; "there was a ceremony to induct the president of the Academy"
  11. be able to seat; "The theater seats 2,000"
Similar Words: buttocks, nates, arse, butt, backside, bum, buns, can, fundament, hindquarters, hind end, keister, posterior, prat, rear, rear end, rump, stern, tail, tail end, tooshie, tush, bottom, behind, derriere, fanny, place, sit, sit down, induct, invest

 

Hyponyms: backbench, backseat, bell seat, balloon seat, bicycle seat, saddle, boatswain's chair, bosun's chair, bucket seat, car seat, cockpit, crossbench, ejection seat, ejector seat, capsule, front bench, howdah, houdah, jump seat, pillion, plane seat, rumble, rumble seat, sliding seat, bench, banch, box, box seat, chair, ottoman, pouf, pouffe, puff, hassock, Siege Perilous, sofa, couch, lounge, stool, toilet seat, perch, capital, county seat, county courthouse, county town, shire town, see, La Paz, reseat

 

Grouped Verbs: sit, sit down

 

Part Meronyms: trousers, pants, skirt, torso, trunk, body

 

Member Meronyms: seating, seats, seating room, seating area

 

Derivational Morphology: sit, sit down, induct, invest, place, seating, draftee, conscript, inductee, initiation, induction, installation, seats, seating room, seating area

 

Anagrams: seta, eats, East, east, sate

 

 
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