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noun
Also called, British, dickey. a seat recessed into the back of a coupe or roadster, covered by a hinged lid that opens to form the back of the seat when in use.
Furniture. wagon seat.
Slang. the buttocks.
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Origin of rumble seat

First recorded in 1910–15

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rumble seat

noun
US and Canadian a folding outside seat at the rear of some early cars; dicky
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