Definition of in the box seat in English:
Australian /NZ informal In an advantageous position.
- Still, you can't argue about landing in the box seat.
- The big win puts the Australians in the box seat to finish second in their pool after Argentina downed Tunisia 2-0.
- Now that the Australian public service has, rather gingerly, begun recruiting again, Gen Xers are in the box seat.
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