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seatmate

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noun seat·mate \ˈsēt-ˌmāt\

Simple Definition of seatmate

  • : a person who sits next to you on a bus, airplane, etc.

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of seatmate

  1. :  one with whom one shares a seat (as in a vehicle with double or paired seats)

Examples of seatmate in a sentence

  1. My seatmate on the flight to Rome was very friendly.



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First Known Use of seatmate

1859


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