Translation of "seat" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /siːt/ us /sit/

A2 something that you sit on, or a place where you sit

Is this seat free?
I have two seats for the concert tonight.
have/take a seat

A2 to sit down

Please take a seat.
verb uk /siːt/ us /sit/
be seated

to be sitting

estar sentado
The director was seated on his right.

(Translation of “seat” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


noun /siːt/

something for sitting on

Are there enough seats for everyone?

the part of a chair etc on which the body sits

This chair-seat is broken.

(the part of a garment covering) the buttocks

culo, trasero
I’ve got a sore seat after all that horse riding
a hole in the seat of his trousers.

a place in which a person has a right to sit

two seats for the play
a seat in Parliament
a seat on the board of the company.

a place that is the centre/center of some activity etc

sede, centro
Universities are seats of learning.
-seater suffix

having seats for

de (…) plazas
The bus is a thirty-seater.
seating noun

the supply or arrangement of seats

aforo, cabida
She arranged the seating for the lecture.
seat belt noun

in a car, aeroplane/airplane etc , a safety-belt which will hold a person in his seat in an accident etc

cinturón de seguridad
Please fasten your seatbelts.
take a seat

to sit down

sentarse, tomar asiento
Please take a seat!

(Translation of “seat” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)