Definition of locate:
identify, make up, come upon, situate, stumble on, settle down, fall, range, deposit, rank, adjudicate, steady down, finalize, invest, decide, emplace, come across, determine, descend, square off, reside, get, square up, place, meet with, point, finalise, settle, surface, localise, patch up, rate, reconcile, track down, posit, turn up, subside, order, ferret out, come in, take root, nail down, turn out, excavate, get at, go under, come on, get back, go down, prove, come out, send, commit, resolve, aim, designate, show up, target, fold, conciliate, localize, grade, dig up, fold up, site, sink, dwell, inhabit, direct, pose.
- install (part of speech: verb)
- situate (part of speech: verb)
- locate (part of speech: verb)
Some people call without a very clear idea of what they want, and the fact that business houses have so many different names for exactly the same job often makes it difficult for them to locate the person they are asking for, even when they are fairly sure who it is they want.- "The Book of Business Etiquette", Nella Henney.
- "School History of North Carolina", John W. Moore.
- "Curlie Carson Listens In", Roy J. Snell.