Definitions for back seat

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Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. back seat(noun)ˈækpˌæk

    a seat in the back of a car

    two kids in the back seat

  2. back seatˈækpˌæk

    to be less active or less in control

    Women often take a back seat in science.


  1. back seat(Noun)

    Any of the seats in the rear of an automobile.

  2. back seat(Noun)

    A powerless position.

  3. Origin: From back + seat.


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