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seat

verb
 
 
/siːt/
seat yourself in/on/next to, etc to sit somewhere: I seated myself next to the fire.Sitting and standing
be seated B2 to be sitting down: The director was seated on his right.Sitting and standing used to politely ask a group of people to sit down: Would the people at the back please be seated.Sitting and standing
seat 4/12/200, etc If a building, room, or vehicle seats a particular number of people, that many people can sit in it: The new concert hall seats 1500 people.Including and containingComprising and consisting of
Translations of “seat”
in Spanish tener sitio para…
in French permettre tant de places assises…
in German Sitzplätze haben…
in Chinese (Simplified) 给…安排座位, 可容纳, 可坐下…
in Chinese (Traditional) 給…安排座位, 可容納, 可坐下…
(Definition of seat verb from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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