Meaning of SEAT in English



Function: transitive verb

Date: 1586

1 a : to install in a seat of dignity or office b (1) : to cause to sit or assist in finding a seat (2) : to provide seats for <a theater seat ing 1000 persons> c : to put in a sitting position

2 : to repair the seat of or provide a new seat for

3 : to fit to or with a seat < seat a valve>

intransitive verb

1 archaic : to take one's seat or place

2 : to fit correctly on a seat

Merriam Webster Collegiate English Dictionary.      Merriam Webster - Энциклопедический словарь английского языка.