Traducción de seat en español:


asiento, n.

Pronunciación: /sit//siːt/


  • 1

    (place to sit) asiento masculino
    (on bicycle) asiento masculino
    (on bicycle) sillín masculino
    (in theater) asiento masculino
    (in theater) butaca femenino
    please have / take a seat siéntese, por favor
    • please take your seats for dinner pasen a la mesa, por favor
    • I took a seat at the back me senté en el fondo
    • I had a window seat me tocó un asiento junto a la ventanilla
    • I've got two seats for tonight's performance tengo dos entradas para la función de esta noche
    • there aren't any seats left (in cinema) no quedan localidades
    • he kindly gave me his seat muy amablemente me cedió el asiento
    • can you keep my seat for me? ¿me guardas el lugar / el asiento?
    • to take a back seat dejar que otros asuman las responsabilidades (/ tomen las decisiones etc. )
  • 2

    • 2.1(of chair)

      asiento masculino
      • He sat, not on the seat of the bench, but on the back, his feet resting on the seat.
      • Royce looked around the small living room from her seat on the couch, not looking at all comfortable.
      • The seat of this wood-slat stool lifts off to reveal a handy storage container.
      • Facing a bench or chair, place the right foot on the bench or the seat of the chair.
      • Filthy, smelly toilets: flooded, missing their seats, and covered in obscene graffiti.
      • I got up from my comfy seat on the couch and answered it, just so it would stop ringing.
      • Artemis sat on top of the back of a chair, his bare feet resting on the seat.
      • Tack pairs of ribbons on either side of the cover where the seat joins the back.
      • The package Campbell had brought the night before rested unassumingly on the seat of my chair.
      • Ryan laughed from his comfy seat on the olive green armchair.
      • He sat up straight, gripped the seat of the stool and, for the first time in his life, shivered.
      • The upright wooden chairs have raffia seats - on every table a sprig of red carnations.
      • I raised the armrest between two seats and covered our laps with the light blanket.
      • I love it because bartenders in airports ask you for ID even if you look 106 and the toilets seats dispense nifty plastic covers with the wave of your hand.
      • Conner disappeared down the hallway, and I took a seat on a couch.
      • I headed into the bathroom and was greeted by a chilling site: the seat was up!
      • Theresa smiled faintly at me, a sideways smile because her head was still resting on the toilet seat.
      • Invariably they have cushioned seats and foot rests.
      • In the middle of the room was round, low table surrounded by a couch with two seats and three chairs.
      • Another oven is brought out - a stool with the seat cut out - so the cake tin can sit over the hole.

    • 2.2(of garment)

      (masculine plural) fondillos
      (masculine plural) fundillos América del Sur
      to fly by the seat of one's pants dejarse guiar por el instinto
      • The girl sighed at the dark stain that covered the seat of her pants.
      • The lengthwise stability reduces bagginess in the garment knees and seat.
      • As she was doing this, the instructor worked her tail through a hole in the seat of the garment.
      • Is there an " X " on the seat of your pants?
      • And for extra room in the seat, try jeans with a low waist, low pockets and a bit of a flare around the ankle.

    • 2.3euphemistic (buttocks)

      trasero masculino coloquial
      • They tossed beach balls to one another between the decks and nibbled on cucumber sandwiches as they shook sand from the towels covering their seats.

    • 2.4(of rider)

      to have a good seat montar bien
      • to lose one's seat caerse del caballo

  • 3

    • 3.1Política

      escaño masculino
      banca femenino Río de la Plata
      curul masculino Colombia
      the Republicans won/lost the seat los republicanos obtuvieron/perdieron el escaño (/ la banca etc. )
      • to have a seat on a committee ser miembro de una comisión
      • Labour will lose the Maori seats in this election.
      • In 1867, the Maori won the right to a certain number of reserved seats in Parliament.
      • He also unsuccessfully sought Liberal Party preselection in 1990 to contest a seat in the Australian Parliament.
      • An electoral system includes procedures for translating individual votes into seats in the legislature.
      • Of the country's 7,424 state legislative seats, 22 percent are held by women.
      • The additional directly elected seats are also expected to attract more democrats to join the race.
      • In 1945 he won the safe Tory parliamentary seat of Chislehurst for Labour.
      • She claimed the Tories could win all five Labour parliamentary seats in Merton and Wandsworth at the next general election.
      • Of all state legislative seats nationwide, Republicans had won or were leading in 3,647, Democrats in 3,630.
      • Against the tide of history the presidential party had gained congressional seats at the mid-term elections.
      • In all, there were 153 congressional and state legislative seats in play in California last November.
      • Upper house elections are held every three years, with roughly half the seats up for re-election.
      • At present, only one-third of the 60 legislative seats are directly elected.
      • A vacant senate seat is usually filled by appointment by the state's governor.
      • Only half of the 60 seats in the Legislative Council, the lawmaking body, are elected directly.
      • The rest of the seats, about half, would go to independents - but the parties would have a role in nominating these independents.
      • The redrawn constitution of 1975 established a single legislative body with three hundred seats.
      • He left the MAC to pursue a successful bid for a seat in the legislature.
      • There would be no basis on which anybody could ask me to vacate my seat in Parliament.
      • We will be standing in all 59 parliamentary seats across Scotland.
      • The government lost a safe parliamentary seat in Wyre Forest because of its plans to close Kidderminster Hospital.
      • Other Greens will compete for other statewide offices and for state legislative seats.
      • Also, the proportional representation system used in the Assembly elections means that votes do not translate directly into seats.
      • When he was 21, his father bought him a parliamentary seat for the Irish borough of Cashel.
      • Labour took five seats with the rest being held by independents.

    • 3.2Britanico (constituency)

      distrito electoral masculino

  • 4

    • 4.1(center)

      sede femenino
      the seat of government la sede del gobierno
      • universities and other seats of learning las universidades y otros centros de enseñanza
      • It was once a garrison town, a market centre and an important seat of learning.
      • The question of the site of the Federal capital and seat of the Federal government and so on was of little significance.
      • The beck breaks to the surface at the site of the former seat of the city's textile industry.
      • Strasbourg is a central seat of administration for them, that's right, just as it is for the European Commission.
      • While the seat of power still rests in the city zone, there are signs that the game is becoming very popular in many provincial schools.
      • These first forts at Madras, Bombay and Calcutta were the principal seats from where the Company oversaw its affairs.
      • Under Charlemagne and his heirs, the royal court's principal seats were Aachen (Aix-la-Chapelle) and Paris.
      • He regarded it as the principal seat of the soul and the place in which all our thoughts are formed.

    • 4.2(of family)

      residencia femenino
      casa solariega femenino
      • Her brother and mother have sent her to the Castlewood seat in the country; to be away from the attentions of the Prince.
      • Kilkenny castle was built in the 12th century and was the principal seat of the Butlers until 1935.

verbo transitivo

  • 1

  • 2

    (child) sentar
    the usher will seat you el acomodador le indicará su asiento
    • please be seated tomen asiento, por favor
    • to remain seated permanecer sentado
    • to seat oneself sentarse
  • 3

    (have room for)
    (auditorium) tener cabida para
    (auditorium) tener capacidad para
    how many does the bus seat? ¿cuántas plazas / cuántos asientos tiene el autobús?
    • this table seats 6 en esta mesa caben seis personas
  • 4

    a concept deeply seated in the national psyche un concepto muy arraigado en la idiosincracia nacional
  • 5

    (fit, fix)

verbo intransitivo

  • 1Britanico

    (trousers/skirt) hacer bolsa

    en los fondillos