[ ree-seet ]
See synonyms for reseat on
verb (used with object)
  1. to provide with a new seat or new seats.

  2. to seat again.

Origin of reseat

First recorded in 1630–40; re- + seat

Words Nearby reseat Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use reseat in a sentence

  • He looked up at the light shining down through the drawn curtain, and hurriedly shut it out, to reseat himself and think.

    The Man with a Shadow | George Manville Fenn

British Dictionary definitions for reseat


/ (riːˈsiːt) /

  1. to show (a person) to a new seat

  2. to put a new seat on (a chair, etc)

  1. to provide new seats for (a hall, theatre, etc)

  2. to re-form the seating of (a valve)

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