house seat
noun Date: 1948 a theater seat reserved by the management for a special guest

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  • house seat — house′ seat n. sbz one of the theater seats reserved for friends or special guests of the producer, performers, etc • Etymology: 1945–50 …   From formal English to slang

  • house seat — /ˈhaʊs sit/ (say hows seet) noun a seat in a theatre, concert hall, etc., reserved by the management for special guests …   Australian English dictionary

  • house seat — noun : a seat (as in a theater) reserved by the management for special guests * * * one of a number of seats in a theater that the management reserves for special guests, friends of the producer or cast, etc. [1945 50] …   Useful english dictionary

  • house seat — one of a number of seats in a theater that the management reserves for special guests, friends of the producer or cast, etc. [1945 50] * * * …   Universalium

  • House Lannister — is a fictional family from George R. R. Martin s A Song of Ice and Fire book series. House Lannister is the principal house of the Westerlands. Their principal seat is Casterly Rock. Their sigil is a golden lion on a field of crimson, and their… …   Wikipedia

  • House Martell — is a fictional noble family from George R. R. Martin s A Song of Ice and Fire . House Martell is the ruling house of the kingdom of Dorne. Their seat is at Sunspear. Their sigil is a gold spear piercing a red sun, and their words are Unbowed,… …   Wikipedia

  • Seat — (s[=e]t), n. [OE. sete, Icel. s[ae]ti; akin to Sw. s[ a]te, Dan. s[ae]de, MHG. s[=a]ze, AS. set, setl, and E. sit. [root]154. See {Sit}, and cf. {Settle}, n.] 1. The place or thing upon which one sits; hence; anything made to be sat in or upon,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Seat worm — Seat Seat (s[=e]t), n. [OE. sete, Icel. s[ae]ti; akin to Sw. s[ a]te, Dan. s[ae]de, MHG. s[=a]ze, AS. set, setl, and E. sit. [root]154. See {Sit}, and cf. {Settle}, n.] 1. The place or thing upon which one sits; hence; anything made to be sat in… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • House Baratheon — is a fictional family from George R. R. Martin s A Song of Ice and Fire . It is the principal house in the Stormlands, to whom the lesser storm lords are sworn. Its seat is Storm s End. Its sigil is a crowned black stag on a field of gold, and… …   Wikipedia

  • House Arryn — is a fictional family in George R. R. Martin s A Song of Ice and Fire . House Arryn is the principal noble house in the Vale; many lesser houses are sworn to them. Their main seat is at the Eyrie, but they have many other holdings. Their sigil is …   Wikipedia

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