1. [ verb ] determine or indicate the place, site, or limits of, as if by an instrument or by a survey
Synonyms: locate

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

Related terms: determine radiolocate map acquire place site locator
2. [ verb ] put (something somewhere) firmly
Synonyms: deposit posit fix

"She posited her hand on his shoulder" "deposit the suitcase on the bench" "fix your eyes on this spot"

Related terms: bury sediment deposit
3. [ verb ] put into a certain place or abstract location
Synonyms: put place set lay deposit position pose posit fix

"Put your things here" "Set the tray down" "Set the dogs on the scent of the missing children" "Place emphasis on a certain point"

Related terms: put move install settle arrange lay park seat insert plant replace misplace throw set_down lean sow superimpose bury space deposit stick stand recess clap position cock throw juxtapose glycerolize marshal misplace butt ensconce rest poise docket set_down pillow ground plant stratify nestle bottle emplace barrel bucket recline middle sign repose intersperse parallelize postpose pile reposition superpose tee prepose load perch cram trench coffin rack_up upend pigeonhole ladle underlay appose bed siphon set emplace ship step jar shelve imbricate raise assemble arrange postpone lay put_on communicate replace range land post drop imprison ensnare rig set_back disembark topographic_point position space set setting
Similar spelling:   Sittidae