Definitions of seat

  1.   be able to seat The theater seats 2 000
  2.   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
  3.   furniture that is designed for sitting on there were not enough seats for all the guests
  4.   the cloth covering for the buttocks the seat of his pants was worn through
  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 as of a concert hall for example
  9.   put a seat on a chair
  10.   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
  11.   provide with seats seat a concert hall
  12.   place ceremoniously or formally in an office or position there was a ceremony to induct the president of the Academy
  13.   The place or thing upon which one sits hence anything made to be sat in or upon as a chair bench stool saddle or the like
  14.   The place occupied by anything or where any person or thing is situated resides or abides a site an abode a station a post a situation
  15.   That part of a thing on which a person sits as the seat of a chair or saddle the seat of a pair of pantaloons
  16.   A sitting a right to sit regular or appropriate place of sitting as a seat in a church a seat for the season in the opera house
  17.   Posture or way of sitting on horseback
  18.   A part or surface on which another part or surface rests as a valve seat
  19.   To place on a seat to cause to sit down as to seat one's self
  20.   To cause to occupy a post site situation or the like to station to establish to fix to settle
  21.   To assign a seat to or the seats of to give a sitting to as to seat a church or persons in a church
  22.   To fix to set firm
  23.   To settle to plant with inhabitants as to seat a country
  24.   To put a seat or bottom in as to seat a chair
  25.   To rest to lie down
  26.   That on which or in which one sits chair residence regular place of sitting the right to sit as a seat in church the place where anything is settled or established as the seat of the trouble
  27.   To place on a chair etc cause to sit down establish place in any site or position to furnish with seats to renew or restore the seat of
  28.   That on which one sits a chair bench etc the place where one sits site a place where anything is established post of authority station abode a mansion
  29.   To place on a seat to cause to sit down to place in any situation site etc to establish to fix to assign a seat to
  30.   That on which one sits chair c place where one sits site post of authority mansion abode
  31.   To place on a seat or in any site establish
  32.   To place on a seat cause to sit down have seats for locate
  33.   To fix a seat on or in
  34.   That on which one sits location site manner of sitting as on horseback
  35.   That on which one sits a chair bench stool c the place of sitting throne tribunal abode residence mansion situation posture in sitting a pew in a church
  36.   To place on a seat to cause to sit down to instal to settle to fix in a place to set firm assign seats to to provide with seats
  37.   A thing for sitting or resting on as a chair a bench or a stool a place at table a post of authority situation or position site a residence a mansion
  38.   To cause to sit down to place in a seat to settle to fix to fit up with seats to assign seats to

Quotes of seat

  1. When suffering knocks at your door and you say there is no seat for him he tells you not to worry because he has brought his own stool – Chinua Achebe
  2. I have accepted a seat in the House of Representatives and thereby have consented to my own ruin to your ruin and to the ruin of our children I give you this warning that you may prepare your mind for your fate – John Adams
  3. Superman don't need no seat belt – Muhammad Ali
  4. I filed the ethics complaint against Tom DeLay not because I'm a Democrat and he's a Republican or even because he drew me out of my congressional seat but because he engaged in corruption to further his plans to disenfranchise voters in Texas – Chris Bell
  5. The fact that a Republican is in the late Senator Kennedy's old seat probably must have him rolling in his grave probably spilling his drink – Ann Coulter
  6. I hope to die in the saddle seat – Albert Ellis
  7. I don't think I'll ever fully get over losing the city council seat I don't know how that happened But it was less than 1 percent out of 50 000 votes I'd put in six or seven years into changing L A – Tom Hayden
  8. Often what we do is open our house for various charity events I don't seat according to protocol I don't invite people because of who they are in the administration or their positions of power The few who do come are there because I like them – Sally Quinn
  9. Field of Dreams is the only movie and I saw it in the theater on an afternoon when I was on location somewhere and there were like 12 people in the theater I was just so devastated I couldn't get out of my seat And I sat and watched it a second time – Paul Reiser
  10. The human body has two ends on it one to create with and one to sit on Sometimes people get their ends reversed When this happens they need a kick in the seat of the pants – Theodore Roosevelt
  11. Today you're either very big or you're playing stadiums or you're not playing anymore You're either popular where everybody will go to a 20 000 seat arena to see you or they won't go to see you at all – Bobby Vinton
  12. When I was a kid the only way I saw movies was from the back seat of my family's car at the drive -in – Forest Whitaker
  13. What kind of morons do you have working at newspapers in Austin that would base an entire review of an artist's performance on whether or not they had a good seat – Al Yankovic

Usage examples for seat

  1. “ I stepped toward her she waited for me to seat myself beside her – The Maids of Paradise by Robert W. (Robert William) Chambers
  2. Will you not take a seat – Home Again by George MacDonald
  3. Donald Ward took his seat at the head of the table – The Northern Iron 1907 by George A. Birmingham
  4. He dropped into a back seat and not a word sung or spoken escaped him – Jimmie Moore of Bucktown by Melvin Earnest Trotter
  5. “ Mr Prendergast also rose from his seat and coming up to him took him by the arm – Castle Richmond by Anthony Trollope
  6. She had looked neither at the mountains nor at the sea most of the time her eyes had rested on the blue cloth of the empty seat opposite – The Front Yard by Constance Fenimore Woolson
  7. “ I laughed so hard I nearly fell off the seat – Roy Blakeley's Camp on Wheels by Percy Keese Fitzhugh
  8. He looked round for a seat – The Way of Ambition by Robert Hichens
  9. He stared after us half coming out of his seat – Let'em Breathe Space by Lester del Rey
  10. The sound was repeated and Steinmetz slowly rose from his seat – The Sowers by Henry Seton Merriman
  11. If so you may take a seat – The Memoires of Casanova, Complete The Rare Unabridged London Edition Of 1894, plus An Unpublished Chapter of History, By Arthur Symons by Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
  12. Please to take your seat again Mrs Baske ” – The Emancipated by George Gissing
  13. But Dr Tredwell had been in his present seat before – Hand and Ring by Anna Katharine Green
  14. We were both tired with walking and we sat down on a seat at the street side – Stories and Pictures by Isaac Loeb Peretz
  15. Very well take a seat – Monsieur Lecoq by Emile Gaboriau
  16. “ I am a queen she said I married a king of France and my seat ought to be there – Unknown to History A Story of the Captivity of Mary of Scotland by Charlotte M. Yonge
  17. Will you take a seat lady – The Adventures of Sally by P. G. Wodehouse
  18. Yes there's a seat – An Old Man's Love by Anthony Trollope
  19. Ned Bannister rose from his seat beside Helen ” – Wyoming, a Story of the Outdoor West by William MacLeod Raine
  20. At the same moment her father rose from his seat – New-Arabian-Nights by Stevenson, Robert Louis