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.
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".
Words, words, words! They shut one off from the universe. Three quarters of the time one's never in contact with things, only with the beastly words that stand for them.