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seat

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;
    informalsit-upon, stern, BTM, tochus
    British informalbum, botty, prat, jacksie
    Scottish informalbahookie
    North American informalbutt, fanny, tush, tushie, tail, duff, buns, booty, caboose, heinie, patootie, keister, tuchis, bazoo, bippy
    West Indian informalbatty
    black Englishrass, rusty dusty
    British vulgar slangarse, clunge
    North American vulgar slangass
    technicalnates
    archaicbreech
  • 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
    informalplonk, park
    rareposit
  • 2 the hall seats 500
    have room for, contain, take, sit, hold, accommodate
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