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Synonyms of seat in English:

noun

  • 1 enough seats for the audience/spectators
    chair, place, space;
    (seats)seating, seating accommodation, room
  • 2 the patient can then move his seat or legs
    British bottom;
    Frenchderrière;
    informal sit-upon, stern, BTM, tochus
    British informal bum, botty, prat, jacksie
    Scottish informal bahookie
    North American informal butt, fanny, tush, tushie, tail, duff, buns, booty, caboose, heinie, patootie, keister, tuchis, bazoo, bippy
    West Indian informal batty
    humorous fundament, posterior
    black English rass, rusty dusty
    British vulgar slang arse, clunge
    North American vulgar slang ass
    technical nates
    archaic breech
  • 3 the seat of government
    headquarters, location, site, whereabouts, place, base, centre, nerve centre, nucleus, centre of operations/activity, hub, focus, focal point, heart
  • 4 the family had a country seat in Surrey
    residence, ancestral home, mansion, stately home, abode
  • verb

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  • 1 they seated themselves round the table he was seated next to Margaret
    position, put, place, stand, station;
    install, settle, arrange, dispose, array, range, deploy
    informal plonk, park
    rare posit
  • 2 the hall seats 500
    have room for, contain, take, sit, hold, accommodate
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