English verb: situate
|1.||situate (stative) determine or indicate the place, site, or limits of, as if by an instrument or by a survey|
|Samples||Our sense of sight enables us to locate objects in space.|
Locate the boundaries of the property.
|Pattern of use||Somebody ----s something|
|Broader (hypernym)||ascertain, determine, find, find out|
|Narrower (hyponym)||acquire, base, localise, localize, map, place, radiolocate|
|2.||situate (contact) put (something somewhere) firmly|
|Samples||She posited her hand on his shoulder.|
Deposit the suitcase on the bench.
Fix your eyes on this spot.
|Synonyms||deposit, fix, posit|
|Pattern of use||Somebody ----s somebody PP.|
Somebody ----s something PP
|Broader (hypernym)||lay, place, pose, position, put, set|
|Narrower (hyponym)||bury, sediment|