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bums on seats

UK (US fannies in the seats) informal
the number of people who have paid to watch a performance: Lowering ticket prices should increase the number of bums on seats.
Translations of “bums on seats”
in Chinese (Traditional) 觀眾人數, 上座率…
in Chinese (Simplified) 观众人数, 上座率…
(Definition of bums on seats from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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