Definition of seating
1a : material for covering or upholstering seatsb : a seat on or in which something rests a valve seating
2 : the act of providing with seats
Examples of seating in a Sentence
There won't be enough seating for everyone.
The auditorium has seating for 400.
There is additional seating on the deck.
The auditorium has a seating capacity of 400.
There are two seatings for tea.
We bought tickets for the 5:30 seating of the show.
Recent Examples of seating from the Web
In May, the Ngs opened a 3,200 square-foot-restaurant (including outdoor seating) near Monty’s at 2550 S. Bayshore Dr. in Coconut Grove.
Fliers who pay extra for Economy Plus seating will get free hot meals and a complimentary alcoholic drink on the updated transcontinental service, which starts July 1.
But aside from a tendency to have characters tromp down the creaky movable seating at West of Lenin, the staging has a simplicity that serves the material just fine.
At the time when her career was rising in the U.S. in the 1930s, public places, including restaurants, nightclubs and theaters, enforced segregated seating areas, relegating blacks to balcony seats.
Small dining room, lots of deck seating, small bar, and stunning view of the Gulf of Mexico and Gulf Shores Public Beach, usually a wait during the day.
A storage stool, bench or ottoman can provide extra seating, as well as space for spare towels or bath items.
As Karagianis spoke, one of the more dramatic outdoor seating spots had yet to open.
Their storage room is packed, and the balcony is furnished with seating and a grill.
These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'seating'. Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.
First Known Use of seating
SEATING Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of seating for English Language Learners
: seats or places to sit
: a scheduled time when people are allowed into a performance, a meal, etc.
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up seating? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).