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Synonyms for locate
ˈloʊ keɪt, loʊˈkeɪtlo·cate

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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. locate

    Synonyms:
    place, establish, settle, fix, dispose, lodge

    Antonyms:
    displace, disestablish, dislodge, remove

Princeton's WordNet

  1. locate, turn upverb

    discover the location of; determine the place of; find by searching or examining

    "Can you locate your cousins in the Midwest?"; "My search turned up nothing"

    Synonyms:
    turn out, turn up, settle, prove, site, fold up, dig up, fold, surface, excavate, situate, come out, come on, show up, place

  2. situate, locateverb

    determine or indicate the place, site, or limits of, as if by an instrument or by a survey

    "Our sense of sight enables us to locate objects in space"; "Locate the boundaries of the property"

    Synonyms:
    turn up, settle, site, posit, situate, deposit, fix, place

  3. locate, place, siteverb

    assign a location to

    "The company located some of their agents in Los Angeles"

    Synonyms:
    put, aim, come out, order, range, set, pose, place, settle, grade, lay, invest, localize, send, site, rank, rate, direct, station, identify, position, turn up, come in, target, situate, post, point, commit, localise

  4. settle, locateverb

    take up residence and become established

    "The immigrants settled in the Midwest"

    Synonyms:
    conciliate, square off, square up, adjudicate, ensconce, go down, get back, settle, place, go under, situate, take root, determine, site, subside, finalize, resolve, sink, root, finalise, descend, nail down, turn up, settle down, steady down, make up, fall, patch up, reconcile, decide

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. locateverb

    Synonyms:
    place, set, establish, fix

  2. locateverb

    Synonyms:
    determine the place of, designate the site of

  3. locateverb

    Synonyms:
    set off (as tracts of land), fix the boundaries of

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How to use locate in a sentence?

  1. Peter Houde:

    They simply break into small bits as they weather out of the sediment before they are found. The preservation of ours is truly unusual, but a great deal of that may be due to the fact that we were able to locate them while they were still deep underground.

  2. Chris Kear:

    With the extent of the fire and the volume of fire, the conditions were just too unbearable where firefighters went in, and they just could not locate the firefighter, and they had to back out.

  3. Albertville Police Chief Jamie Smith:

    At this time Detectives are processing the scene and information is being gathered about the identity of the shooter and his possible whereabouts. Surrounding agencies responded to the scene and everything humanly possible is being done at this time to locate the person responsible.

  4. Anka Mustapha:

    A very intense search is on to locate and rescue them.

  5. Brad Seligman:

    The current COVID 19 pandemic has resulted in restrictions in the availability of test sites, while test-taking opportunities for all students have been limited, for persons with disabilities, the ability to obtain accommodations or even to locate suitable test locations for the test are' almost nil'.


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