Definition of window seat in English:

window seat

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  • 1A seat below a window, especially one in a bay or alcove.
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    • It had a huge wardrobe with mirror doors and a window with a padded window seat that looked out at the quiet tree-lined street below.
    • Leaning her head against the glass, Jaid sat on her window seat and looked out onto the quiet street below.
    • A lovely window seat has been built into one of the bay windows, and a pine floor has just been laid - the carpet was destroyed by our parties.
  • 1.1A seat next to a window in an aircraft or train.
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    • The train was more crowded than I expected, so in order to get a window seat, I moved into the inoperative cafe car.
    • I found myself a good window seat and settled in for the ride.
    • On our final approach to O'Hare, I was sitting in the window seat and Walter was sitting next to me on the aisle.

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