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[ sich-oo-ey-tid ]


  1. located; placed.
  2. placed in a particular position or condition, especially with reference to the possession of money:

    The inheritance leaves them well situated.

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Other Words From

  • un·situ·ated adjective
  • well-situ·ated adjective
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Word History and Origins

Origin of situated1

First recorded in 1550–60; situate + -ed 2
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Example Sentences

Jones-Sawyer noted that Portantino is chair of the Senate Appropriations Committee, which doles out funding, and therefore is well situated to help ensure goals like providing scholarships or paying down officers’ education debt gets accomplished.

Situated in hipster Hackney, the Viktor Wynd Museum of Curiosities, Fine Art & Natural History opens to the public on Wednesday.

In a couple of convents situated close to the Biennale headquarters in Giardini, Campagnol uncovered more secrets.

One Street Museum is dedicated to the picturesque old Kiev street called Andriyivskyy Descent, on which it is situated.

The Kardashian clan helms from Karakale, a village situated in Eastern Turkey close to the Armenian border.

Situated at 5,400 feet, it's encircled by jagged peaks that make you feel you're cupped inside a caldera.

The building, a mosque-like structure of considerable size, was situated in the midst of a grove of mango trees.

Mr. Mayne of course had his own house in the cantonment, which was situated north of the city, across the river Goomtee.

It has a large garden, and is situated in one of the most pleasant spots near London.

She glared at the older girl—the girl so much better situated than herself.

The American commanders confined the bombardment to the forts and trenches situated to the south of the city.


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