seat


seat
n.
place to sit

1) to take one's seat

2) to assign seats

3) to book (esp. BE), reserve a seat

4) to give up, relinquish; keep one's seat

5) a box; bucket; car; front-row; jump; ringside seat

6) a rumble seat (AE; BE has dicky)

7) the driver's (AE), driving (BE) seat

8) (misc.) please have a seat ('please sit down')

right to sit
public office

9) to hold; win a seat

10) to lose one's seat

administrative center

11) a county seat (AE; BE has county town)

dominant position

12) the catbird (AE), driver's (AE), driving (BE) seat

* * *
[siːt]
driving (BE) seat
front-row
keep one's seat
reserve a seat
ringside seat
win a seat
driver's (AE)
['place to sit'] to take one's seat
['right to sit'] ['public office'] to hold
a box
to assign seats
to give up
to lose one's seat
(misc.) please have a seat ('please sit down')
['dominant position'] the catbird (AE)
the driver's (AE)
['administrative center'] a county seat (AE; BE has county town)
a rumble seat (AE; BE has dicky)
to book (esp. BE)

Combinatory dictionary. 2013.

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