bucket seatbucket seat
a contoured seat for one person, as in an automobile
Origin of bucket seatfrom the origin, originally concave shape
A single, usually low seat with a contoured back, typically used in some automobiles.
(plural bucket seats)
- A form-fitting seat for one passenger in automobiles, aircraft, and other such modes of transport.
Apparently French baquet, 'cockpit', from early twentieth century French aircraft.