seated beside Oulson in the theater was Charles Cummings, a Vietnam War Marine combat veteran.
During gallery hours, he is seated at a desk, ready to “appraise” works of art as they come through the door.
But, an illustrious minority prompted flip cams to rise above the seated crowd, angling to get the speeches on camera.
seated between two fellow reporters I ordered a Reuben sandwich and sipped from a tall glass of ice water.
Charlene, seated in court beside her daughter Inness, stared grimly ahead.
He seated me by his side at table, and asked me, “Why came you here, Trenck?”
And Clif was seated in the stern, heading for the big merchantman.
She was seated in a low hammock, swinging gently to and fro.
There he was seated between one of the men and the chuckling Ignacio.
But Feathers insisted, and as soon as Chris was seated he walked off to the hotel.
"thing to sit on; act of sitting," c.1200, from Old Norse sæti "seat, position," from Proto-Germanic *sæt- (cf. Old High German saze, Middle Dutch gesaete "seat," Old High German gisazi, German Gesäß "buttocks"), from PIE root *sed- "to sit" (see sit). Meaning "posterior of the body" (the sitting part) is from c.1600; sense of "part of a garment which covers the buttocks" is from 1835. Seat belt is from 1915, originally in airplanes.
"residence, abode, established place," late 13c., extended use of seat (n.1), influenced by Old French siege "seat, established place," and Latin sedes "seat." Meaning "city in which a government sits" is attested from c.1400. Sense of "right of taking a place in a parliament or other legislative body" is attested from 1774. Old English had sæt "place where one sits in ambush," which also meant "residents, inhabitants," and is the source of the -set in Dorset and Somerset.