[ verb sich-oo-eyt; adjective sich-oo-it, -eyt ]
/ verb ˈsɪtʃ uˌeɪt; adjective ˈsɪtʃ u ɪt, -ˌeɪt /
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verb (used with object), sit·u·at·ed, sit·u·at·ing.
to put in or on a particular site or place; locate.
Archaic. located; placed; situated.
OTHER WORDS FOR situate
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Origin of situate
OTHER WORDS FROM situatein·ter·sit·u·ate, verb (used with object), in·ter·sit·u·at·ed, in·ter·sit·u·at·ing.re·sit·u·ate, verb (used with object), re·sit·u·at·ed, re·sit·u·at·ing.
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How to use situate in a sentence
Slate was better situated than many peers when it began developing its first party data strategy.‘We seized on podcasts’: How Slate used audio as the foundation of its first-party data strategy|Max Willens|November 6, 2020|Digiday
As one of his top economic advisers, Pritzker is uniquely situated to weigh in.Q&A: Former Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker talks America’s R&D problem, taxes, and the country’s economic outlook|rhhackettfortune|October 11, 2020|Fortune
The vice-presidential contenders will similarly be situated about 12 feet apart on an indoor stage, an increase from the planned seven-foot separation.Candidates, debate organizers push ahead with in-person events despite public health concerns|Michael Scherer|October 4, 2020|Washington Post
They asked eighty-three people, some of whom had been raised in the former East Germany and some in the former West Germany, to estimate the distance between cities situated in these areas, and also asked about their attitude toward reunification.How border walls trick the human brain and psyche|Jessica Wapner|October 2, 2020|Popular-Science
Stake out a tent at Wild Hope Farm, an organic farmstead situated 45 minutes south of Charlotte, North Carolina.Our Favorite Hipcamp in Every State|Alison Van Houten|October 1, 2020|Outside Online
British Dictionary definitions for situate
/ (ˈsɪtjʊˌeɪt) /
(tr; often passive) to allot a site to; place; locate
(now used esp in legal contexts) situated; located
Word Origin for situate
C16: from Late Latin situāre to position, from Latin situs a site
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