box seat


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box seat

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

box seat

n
1. (Theatre) a seat in a theatre box
2. in the box seat Brit and Austral and NZ in the best position

box′ seat′


n.
a seat in a box at the theater, opera, etc.
[1830–40]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.box seat - a special seat in a theater or grandstand box
box, loge - private area in a theater or grandstand where a small group can watch the performance; "the royal box was empty"
covered stand, grandstand - a stand at a racecourse or stadium consisting of tiers with rows of individual seats that are under a protective roof
seat - furniture that is designed for sitting on; "there were not enough seats for all the guests"
2.box seat - the driver's seat on a coach; "an armed guard sat in the box with the driver"
coach-and-four, four-in-hand, coach - a carriage pulled by four horses with one driver
seat - furniture that is designed for sitting on; "there were not enough seats for all the guests"
References in classic literature ?
And all the time she was looking backward to the day, seemingly so long ago, when she sat on the box seat for the first time, her legs dangling in the air, too short to reach the footboard.
He had reached the temple of mirth just as Ajax's act was commencing, and having purchased a box seat was now leaning breathlessly over the rail watching every move of the great ape, his eyes wide in wonder.
They remain in the box seat but it is up to us to put pressure on them tomorrow.
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Tickets: Season tickets are $350 for a premium box seat in the first five rows or $295 for any other box seat.
There's no doubt Linfield and Cliftonville are in the box seat," said Baxter, ahead of today's trip to Warrenpoint Town.
England are in the box seat because of the way results have gone," said Jones.
Summary: Neil Lennon admits Rangers are now in the box seat in the title race following Celtic's shock 3-2 defeat at Inverness.
Last year's Open champion Stewart Cink and former Masters champion Zach Johnson appear to be in the box seat for the other picks.
Forlan struck the only goal of Thursday night's semi-final opener at the Estadio Vicente Calderon to put Atletico in the box seat ahead of next week's return leg at Anfield.
Lopez, who watched from a box seat, began singing ``I Left My Heart in San Francisco'' as she went backstage after the show.