[ awr-ee-uhn-teyt, -en-, ohr- ]
/ ˈɔr i ənˌteɪt, -ɛn-, ˈoʊr- /
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verb (used with or without object), o·ri·en·tat·ed, o·ri·en·tat·ing.Chiefly British.
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OTHER WORDS FROM orientatere·o·ri·en·tate, verb (used with object), re·o·ri·en·tat·ed, re·o·ri·en·tat·ing.
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How to use orientate in a sentence
These extension apps create a focus-orientated and organized work environment by keeping marketers updated on project developments, sending to-do reminders, enhancing content, and more.Top 15 Chrome extensions for social media marketers|Bhavik Soni|September 23, 2020|Search Engine Watch
He remained orientated and en rapport with his surroundings.Collected Papers on Analytical Psychology|C. G. Jung
Here by the creek's side they buried her, and (doubtless by the ship's own compass) they orientated the forest grave.Virginia: The Old Dominion|Frank W. Hutchins and Cortelle Hutchins
The violence-orientated society, the factors that produced it, the military party that represents it—none of these are changed.The K-Factor|Harry Harrison (AKA Henry Maxwell Dempsey)
In the instinct for individual preservation, orientated in the direction of the future.Essay on the Creative Imagination|Th. Ribot
The orientated head is perfectly upright; and the line in question marks its level.Pedagogical Anthropology|Maria Montessori
British Dictionary definitions for orientate
/ (ˈɔːrɪɛnˌteɪt) /
a variant of orient
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