Associations to the word «Locate»


LOCATE, verb. (transitive) To place; to set in a particular spot or position.
LOCATE, verb. (transitive) To find out where something is located.
LOCATE, verb. (transitive) To designate the site or place of; to define the limits of; as, to locate a public building; to locate a mining claim; to locate (the land granted by) a land warrant (Note: the designation may be purely descriptive: it need not be prescriptive.)
LOCATE, verb. (intransitive) (colloquial) To place one's self; to take up one's residence; to settle.

Dictionary definition

LOCATE, verb. 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".
LOCATE, verb. 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".
LOCATE, verb. Assign a location to; "The company located some of their agents in Los Angeles".
LOCATE, verb. Take up residence and become established; "The immigrants settled in the Midwest".

Wise words

Love. Fall in love and stay in love. Write only what you love, and love what you write. The key word is love. You have to get up in the morning and write something you love, something to live for.
Ray Bradbury