Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A seat in the back, especially of a vehicle.
  • noun A subordinate position, as in a group or hierarchy.

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  • noun Any of the seats in the rear of an automobile.
  • noun informal A powerless position.

Etymologies

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From back + seat.

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