seater

noun
seat·​er | \ ˈsē-tər How to pronounce seater (audio) \

Definition of seater

1 : one that seats
2 : one that has a specified number of seats used in combination a 2-seater jet

Examples of seater in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Even now, a half-dozen decades later, the legendary two-seater remains among the most recognizable cars in the world. Jeremy Taylor, Robb Report, "First Drive: Jaguar’s F-Type Heritage 60 Edition Is a Handful to Handle, but That’s Part of the Fun," 25 Feb. 2021 Skiers are also riding up two or three to a six-passenger chairlift, and if a skier wants to ride alone on the six-seater that is fine, too. Sam Whiting, San Francisco Chronicle, "Here's what to expect at Tahoe this weekend: Long lift lines," 11 Feb. 2021 However, the five-seater gets a broad new dash that wraps into its doors and features an available 10.3-inch infotainment screen and a hoodless digital gauge cluster. Scott Oldham, Car and Driver, "2022 Hyundai Tucson Offers Daring Looks, More Power and Space," 9 Nov. 2020 And now, as the clear sun caught light on his canopy, Wedge could hear the words as distinctly as if his great-grandfather were riding along as his back-seater. Elliot Ackerman, Wired, "2034, Part I: Peril in the South China Sea," 26 Jan. 2021 Tandem kayaks take up little more room than a single-seater. The Editors, Field & Stream, "3 Things to Look for in Inflatable Watercraft," 30 July 2019 Like the Vantage coupe, introduced in 2019, the new convertible version of the two-seater stops anyone less than 18 years old in their tracks. Scott Oldham, Car and Driver, "2021 Aston Martin Vantage Roadster Cannot Be Ignored," 2 Oct. 2020 Ivan Drury, who looks at automotive trends as senior manager at Edmunds.com, is skeptical about the single-seater’s prospects. Tribune News Service, oregonlive, "Are you ready for a 1-passenger, 3-wheel electric vehicle for $18,500?," 5 Nov. 2020 Ivan Drury, who looks at automotive trends as senior manager at Edmunds.com, is skeptical about the single-seater’s prospects. Tribune News Service, oregonlive, "Are you ready for a 1-passenger, 3-wheel electric vehicle for $18,500?," 5 Nov. 2020

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First Known Use of seater

1693, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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2 Mar 2021

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“Seater.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/seater. Accessed 7 Mar. 2021.

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seater

noun

English Language Learners Definition of seater

: something (such as a vehicle) that has a specified number of seats

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