What does back seat mean?

Definitions for back seat

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  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.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of back seat in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of back seat in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Martin Abbott:

    There is a sense maybe the traditional trade business takes the back seat in the way the exchanges are planning their futures.

  2. Aric Prather:

    Sleep usually takes a back seat to everything else we're doing, and it's a disservice, there's a real health cost to doing that.

  3. Mathew Downing:

    This is the moment I thought I was going to die, he paused for a second and then handed the envelope to me and said to sit in the very back seat and face him.

  4. The Colorado Springs Police Department:

    The quick-witted officers were able to get the cub into the back seat of a patrol car and brought her to nearby fire station 3, where a Department of Wildlife Ranger sedated the bear.

  5. Mohsin Aziz:

    Tony told us in a conference call last week that he and Kamarudin will take a back seat to everything else and focus on AirAsia, he's back, and he's getting more involved in many of the decisions.

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