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Synonyms for locate
ˈloʊ keɪt, loʊˈkeɪtlo·cate

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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms5.0 / 1 vote

  1. locate

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

    Antonyms:
    displace, disestablish, dislodge, remove

Princeton's WordNet2.0 / 1 vote

  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 Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  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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#100find
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#233send
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#352rate
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#2464fix
#2751aim
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#3496lodge
#3568decide
#3816deposit
#4105commit
#4324lay
#4340prove
#4911locate
#5503trace
#5981resolve
#6187invest
#6423fold
#7229sink
#8623settle
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#16141dispose
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#21586pinpoint
#23024reconcile
#25148descend
#46689localize
#53925posit
#55573subside
#58018finalise
#64553situate
#66242adjudicate
#76481excavate
#150294conciliate
#185833localise

How to use locate in a sentence?

  1. 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.

  2. Selahattin Demirtas:

    You cannot locate the Kurdish problem by searching. To be able to see the real problem eyes are not enough you would need conscience and mind. (On the quote of IA minister Idris Naim Sahin: They talk about Kurdish problem, what problem? I search but I don't see any problem)

  3. Tobin Cooley:

    What surprises me is that neighbors have not been able to locate where this is coming from.

  4. Nueces County Sheriff J.C. Hooper:

    Shortly after daylight we were able to locate the vehicle, they did find six deceased, five seriously injured, and evidence that more walked away.

  5. Tobin Cooley:

    Higher frequencies like this tone are very directional sounds, versus low-frequency sounds which can seem to come from anywhere or everywhere at once, what surprises me is that neighbors have not been able to locate where this is coming from.


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