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box seat

noun
1.
a seat in a box at the theater, opera, etc.
Origin
1830-1840
1830-40
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Examples for box seat
  • She sat calmly in a box seat while a brief demonstration in her honor rambled through the hall.
  • Season attendance shrank, as the box seat money went for the mortgage.
  • The county will be reimbursing the box seat tickets that have been sold to date.
  • Time increase to travel to a non-press box seat elsewhere.
British Dictionary definitions for box seat

box seat

noun
1.
a seat in a theatre box
2.
(Brit & Austral, NZ) in the box seat, in the best position
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