from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A seat in a box at a public place of entertainment, such as a theater or stadium.
  • noun A storage box on a coach, the lid of which serves as a seat for the driver.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun A seat among a group of seats in an enclosure, as at a theater or stadium.
  • noun idiomatic A favorable vantage point.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun the driver's seat on a coach
  • noun a special seat in a theater or grandstand box


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