verb (used with object), sit·ed, sit·ing.
Words nearby site
Origin of site
OTHER WORDS FROM sitein·ter·site, adjectivere·site, verb (used with object), re·sit·ed, re·sit·ing.
Examples from the Web for siting
The panel was asked to avoid making judgments about geography or siting—decisions which often are influenced by local politics.Panel Highlights Alarming Lack of National Plan for U.S. Nuclear Waste|Daniel Stone|January 27, 2012|DAILY BEAST
The trenches were therefore wholly unsuitable both in construction and siting for the purpose for which they were now required.
"I'm quite all right," said Betty with a forced smile, siting up very straight.Exit Betty|Grace Livingston Hill
This method of siting trenches was much favoured by the Germans at the time.A Company of Tanks|W. H. L. Watson
This alteration in the siting of the trenches demanded the construction of an enormous number of dug-outs.
British Dictionary definitions for siting
- the piece of land where something was, is, or is intended to be locateda building site; archaeological site
- (as modifier)site office