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Words nearby seating
Definition for seating (2 of 2)
verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
Origin of seat
OTHER WORDS FROM seat
Example sentences from the Web for seating
The seating plan is such that you can see people in other corners.
His head pans around 360 degrees, surveying each and every seating possibility.True Detective Director Cary Fukunaga’s Journey from Pro Snowboarder to Hollywood’s Most Wanted|Marlow Stern|February 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
There is a grand wooden staircase that leads to a mezzanine with seating.
The main difference between second and third class was the seating.
The seating looked like what many modern trains use in their dining car, minus the tables.
He closed the door noiselessly and seating himself at his desk, proceeded with slow deliberation to open his accumulated mail.Ann Arbor Tales|Karl Edwin Harriman
“Yes,” the girl replied, drawing up a chair and seating herself.Judith of the Cumberlands|Alice MacGowan
Mr. Hammerton moved a chair to her side and seating himself carelessly threw an arm over the back of her chair.Tessa Wadsworth's Discipline|Jennie M. Drinkwater
She led the girls to the house, seating them in a prim, old fashioned living room.The Secret of the Sundial|Mildred A. Wirt, AKA Ann Wirt
"No, I'll watch a while," he said, seating himself on the floor.The Girl in the Golden Atom|Raymond King Cummings
British Dictionary definitions for seating (1 of 2)
- the provision of seats, as in a theatre, cinema, etc
- (as modifier)seating arrangements
British Dictionary definitions for seating (2 of 2)
Derived forms of seatseatless, adjective
Word Origin for seat
Idioms and Phrases with seating
In addition to the idiom beginning with seat
- seat of the pants, by the
- backseat driver
- catbird seat
- hot seat
- in the driver's seat
- ringside seat
- take a back seat