Synonyms for seat

Synonyms for (noun) seat

Synonyms: seat

Definition: any support where you can sit (especially the part of a chair or bench etc. on which you sit)

Usage: he dusted off the seat before sitting down

Similar words: support

Definition: any device that bears the weight of another thing

Usage: there was no place to attach supports for a shelf


Synonyms: seat

Definition: furniture that is designed for sitting on

Usage: there were not enough seats for all the guests

Similar words: article of furniture, furniture, piece of furniture

Definition: furnishings that make a room or other area ready for occupancy

Usage: they had too much furniture for the small apartment; there was only one piece of furniture in the room


Synonyms: seat

Definition: the cloth covering for the buttocks

Usage: the seat of his pants was worn through

Similar words: cloth covering

Definition: a covering made of cloth


Synonyms: seat

Definition: a part of a machine that supports or guides another part

Similar words: part, portion

Definition: something less than the whole of a human artifact

Usage: the rear part of the house; glue the two parts together


Synonyms: seat

Definition: the legal right to sit as a member in a legislative or similar body

Usage: he was elected to a seat in the Senate

Similar words: legal right

Definition: a right based in law


Synonyms: keister, seat, rump, rear, rear end, posterior, prat, fanny, fundament, ass, behind, arse, backside, hind end, hindquarters, bum, buns, butt, buttocks, can, bottom, derriere, tooshie, stern, tail, tail end, tush, nates

Definition: the fleshy part of the human body that you sit on

Usage: he deserves a good kick in the butt; are you going to sit on your fanny and do nothing?

Similar words: body part

Definition: any part of an organism such as an organ or extremity


Synonyms: seat

Definition: the location (metaphorically speaking) where something is based

Usage: the brain is said to be the seat of reason

Similar words: location

Definition: a point or extent in space


Synonyms: seat, place

Definition: a space reserved for sitting (as in a theater or on a train or airplane)

Usage: he booked their seats in advance; he sat in someone else's place

Similar words: space

Definition: an area reserved for some particular purpose

Usage: the laboratory's floor space


Synonyms: seat

Definition: a center of authority (as a city from which authority is exercised)

Similar words: eye, heart, centre, center, middle

Definition: an area that is approximately central within some larger region

Usage: it is in the center of town; they ran forward into the heart of the struggle; they were in the eye of the storm

Synonyms for (verb) seat

Synonyms: seat, sit, sit down

Definition: show to a seat; assign a seat for

Usage: The host seated me next to Mrs. Smith

Similar words: put, place, pose, position, set, lay

Definition: put into a certain place or abstract location

Usage: Put your things here; Set the tray down; Set the dogs on the scent of the missing children; Place emphasis on a certain point


Synonyms: seat

Definition: place in or on a seat

Usage: the mother seated the toddler on the high chair

Similar words: put, place, pose, position, set, lay

Definition: put into a certain place or abstract location

Usage: Put your things here; Set the tray down; Set the dogs on the scent of the missing children; Place emphasis on a certain point


Synonyms: seat

Definition: place or attach firmly in or on a base

Usage: seat the camera on the tripod

Similar words: put, place, pose, position, set, lay

Definition: put into a certain place or abstract location

Usage: Put your things here; Set the tray down; Set the dogs on the scent of the missing children; Place emphasis on a certain point


Synonyms: seat

Definition: provide with seats

Usage: seat a concert hall

Similar words: supply, render, provide, furnish

Definition: give something useful or necessary to

Usage: We provided the room with an electrical heater


Synonyms: seat

Definition: put a seat on a chair

Similar words: supply, render, provide, furnish

Definition: give something useful or necessary to

Usage: We provided the room with an electrical heater


Synonyms: induct, invest, seat

Definition: place ceremoniously or formally in an office or position

Usage: there was a ceremony to induct the president of the Academy

Similar words: instal, install

Definition: put into an office or a position

Usage: the new president was installed immediately after the election


Synonyms: seat

Definition: be able to seat

Usage: The theater seats 2,000

Similar words: hold, admit, accommodate

Definition: have room for; hold without crowding

Usage: This hotel can accommodate 250 guests; The theater admits 300 people; The auditorium can't hold more than 500 people