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
Ever since Arthur Conan Doyle situated his sleuth Sherlock Holmes at 221B Baker Street, Victorian London has been the ur-setting for detective stories.Two historical mystery novels plunge readers into the past while keeping them guessing|Clare McHugh|February 8, 2021|Washington Post
The Blue Jays are a classic, upwardly mobile franchise — situated in a major media market, coming off a playoff appearance in 2020 and hungry to make the leap from good to great.The Blue Jays gamble on George Springer, hoping to go from a good team to a great one|Dave Sheinin|January 20, 2021|Washington Post
Time meant situating ourselves as part of a larger web of life.Humans Have Rights and So Should Nature - Issue 94: Evolving|Grant Wilson|January 6, 2021|Nautilus
They situate the writer at home in a story in which she is usually a voyeur.Harvard students told a lurid tale of murder. Was it true?|Marin Cogan|December 11, 2020|Washington Post
The absence of the pay-TV distribution deals would appear to situate the companies’ streamers as separate from, and incremental to, their linear businesses.‘Burn the boats’: TV networks playing with fire in streaming pivots|Tim Peterson|December 9, 2020|Digiday
These details situate the scene in time, but also in place, eliding any conflict between the two.
It is a long log and frame building, situate on the south side of the road, with a porch extending along its entire frontage.The Old Pike|Thomas B. Searight
It was constructed of stone, evidently of some antiquity, and situate in a dull remote street.
The Palace has Gardens delightfully situate by the side of the Elbe.The Memoirs of Charles-Lewis, Baron de Pollnitz, Volume I|Karl Ludwig von Pllnitz
From the pools we went down the hollow in which they are situate, and followed the course of the aqueduct.Letters from Palestine|J. D. Paxton
Stoke is situate in the county of Stafford, and has a great porcelain manufactory founded by Wedgwood.Memoirs of the Duchesse de Dino v.1/3, 1831-1835|Dorothy Duchesse de Dino