Meaning of “seat” - Learner’s Dictionary


noun [ C ] us uk /siːt/
Extra Examples
Take a seat, I'll be with you in an instant.If you push this button, your seat goes back.He shifted uncomfortably in his seat.All of these seats are occupied.They were allotted seats on the front row.

A2 something that you sit on:

Please, have/take a seat (= sit down).
I've booked three seats for the cinema tonight.
the back/front seat of a car

the flat part of a chair, bicycle, etc that you sit on


a position in a parliament or other group that makes official decisions:

a seat in parliament

(Definition of “seat noun” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)