Skip to definition.
Get the FREE one-click dictionary software for Windows or the iPhone/iPad and Android apps


Adjective: seated  see-tid
  1. (of persons) having the torso erect and legs bent with the body supported on the buttocks
    "the audience remained seated"; "the seated Madonna";
    - sitting
Verb: seat  seet
  1. Show to a seat; assign a seat for
    "The host seated me next to Mrs. Smith";
    - sit, sit down
     
  2. Be able to seat
    "The theatre seats 2,000"
     
  3. Place ceremoniously or formally in an office or position
    "there was a ceremony to seat the president of the Academy";
    - induct, invest
     
  4. (cabinetwork) put a seat on a chair
     
  5. (architecture) provide with seats
    "seat a concert hall"
     
  6. Place or attach firmly in or on a base
    "seat the camera on the tripod"
     
  7. Place in or on a seat
    "the mother seated the toddler on the high chair"

Type of: accommodate, admit, furnish, hold, instal, install, lay, place, pose, position, provide, put, render, set, supply

Antonym: standing

Encyclopedia: Seat