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site

 (sīt)
n.
1. The place where a structure or group of structures was, is, or is to be located: a good site for the school.
2. The place or setting of something: a historic site; a job site.
3. A website.
tr.v. sit·ed, sit·ing, sites
To situate or locate on a site: sited the power plant by the river.

[Middle English, from Old French, from Latin situs; see situs.]

site

(saɪt)
n
1. (Human Geography)
a. the piece of land where something was, is, or is intended to be located: a building site; archaeological site.
b. (as modifier): site office.
2. (Communications & Information) an internet location where information relating to a specific subject or group of subjects can be accessed
vb
(tr) to locate, place, or install (something) in a specific place
[C14: from Latin situs situation, from sinere to be placed]

site

(saɪt)

n., v. sit•ed, sit•ing. n.
1. the position or location of a town, building, etc., esp. as to its environment.
2. the area or exact plot of ground on which anything is, has been, or is to be located: the site of ancient Troy.
v.t.
4. to place in or provide with a site; locate.
5. to put in position for operation, as artillery.
[1350–1400; Middle English < Latin situs position, site (presumably orig., leaving) =si-, variant s. of sinere to leave, let + -tus suffix of v. action]

site


Past participle: sited
Gerund: siting

Imperative
site
site
Present
I site
you site
he/she/it sites
we site
you site
they site
Preterite
I sited
you sited
he/she/it sited
we sited
you sited
they sited
Present Continuous
I am siting
you are siting
he/she/it is siting
we are siting
you are siting
they are siting
Present Perfect
I have sited
you have sited
he/she/it has sited
we have sited
you have sited
they have sited
Past Continuous
I was siting
you were siting
he/she/it was siting
we were siting
you were siting
they were siting
Past Perfect
I had sited
you had sited
he/she/it had sited
we had sited
you had sited
they had sited
Future
I will site
you will site
he/she/it will site
we will site
you will site
they will site
Future Perfect
I will have sited
you will have sited
he/she/it will have sited
we will have sited
you will have sited
they will have sited
Future Continuous
I will be siting
you will be siting
he/she/it will be siting
we will be siting
you will be siting
they will be siting
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been siting
you have been siting
he/she/it has been siting
we have been siting
you have been siting
they have been siting
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been siting
you will have been siting
he/she/it will have been siting
we will have been siting
you will have been siting
they will have been siting
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been siting
you had been siting
he/she/it had been siting
we had been siting
you had been siting
they had been siting
Conditional
I would site
you would site
he/she/it would site
we would site
you would site
they would site
Past Conditional
I would have sited
you would have sited
he/she/it would have sited
we would have sited
you would have sited
they would have sited
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.site - the piece of land on which something is located (or is to be located)site - the piece of land on which something is located (or is to be located); "a good site for the school"
summer camp, camp - a site where care and activities are provided for children during the summer months; "city kids get to see the country at a summer camp"
apron - (golf) the part of the fairway leading onto the green
bomb site - an area in a town that has been devastated by bombs; "they opened a parking lot on the bomb site"
campground, camping area, camping ground, camping site, campsite, encampment, bivouac - a site where people on holiday can pitch a tent
archeological site, dig, excavation - the site of an archeological exploration; "they set up camp next to the dig"
dumpsite, garbage dump, rubbish dump, trash dump, wasteyard, waste-yard, dump - a piece of land where waste materials are dumped
fairway - the area between the tee and putting green where the grass is cut short
putting green, putting surface, green - an area of closely cropped grass surrounding the hole on a golf course; "the ball rolled across the green and into the bunker"
launching site - a place for launching pads
monument - an important site that is marked and preserved as public property
premises - land and the buildings on it; "bread is baked on the premises"; "the were evicted from the premises"
rough - the part of a golf course bordering the fairway where the grass is not cut short
tee, teeing ground - the starting place for each hole on a golf course; "they were waiting on the first tee"
Superfund site, toxic site, toxic waste area - a site where toxic wastes have been dumped and the Environmental Protection Agency has designated them to be cleaned up
2.site - physical position in relation to the surroundings; "the sites are determined by highly specific sequences of nucleotides"
position, place - the particular portion of space occupied by something; "he put the lamp back in its place"
active site - the part of an enzyme or antibody where the chemical reaction occurs
close quarters - a situation of being uncomfortably close to someone or something
locus - the specific site of a particular gene on its chromosome
locus of infection - the specific site in the body where an infection originates
restriction site - the specific sites at which a restriction enzyme will cleave DNA
antigenic determinant, epitope, determinant - the site on the surface of an antigen molecule to which an antibody attaches itself
3.site - a computer connected to the internet that maintains a series of web pages on the World Wide Website - a computer connected to the internet that maintains a series of web pages on the World Wide Web; "the Israeli web site was damaged by hostile hackers"
chat room, chatroom - a site on the internet where a number of users can communicate in real time (typically one dedicated to a particular topic)
portal site, portal - a site that the owner positions as an entrance to other sites on the internet; "a portal typically has search engines and free email and chat rooms etc."
Verb1.site - assign a location to; "The company located some of their agents in Los Angeles"
station, post, send, place - assign to a station

site

noun
1. area, ground, plot, patch, tract He became a hod carrier on a building site.
2. location, place, setting, point, position, situation, spot, whereabouts, locus the site of Moses' tomb
3. website This is a fun and cool site.
verb
1. locate, put, place, set, position, establish, install, situate He said chemical weapons had never been sited in Germany.

site

noun
1. The place where a person or thing is located:
2. The place where an action or event occurs:
verb
To put in or assign to a certain position or location:
Translations
مَوْقِعمَوقِعمَوْقِع على الإنترنِت
internetová stránkamístosídlostanoviště
stedwebsitewebstedplads
paikka
lokacija
vettvangur; byggingarlóî
敷地
현장
statybvietėtinklapis
atrašanās vietabūvlaukumsvieta tīmeklī/Internetā
stavebné miesto
gradbiščekraj
plats
สถานที่ตั้ง
alanbilgi işlem noktasımahalsiteyer
địa điểm

site

[saɪt]
A. N
1. (= place) → sitio m, lugar m; (= location) → situación f; (= scene) → escenario m; (for building) → solar m, terreno m; (archaeological) → yacimiento m
the site of the accidentel lugar del accidente
the site of the battleel escenario de la batalla
a late Roman siteun emplazamiento romano tardío
building siteobra f
burial sitenecrópolis f inv
camp sitecamping m
2. (Internet) = website
B. VTsituar, ubicar (esp LAm)
a badly sited buildingun edificio mal situado

site

[ˈsaɪt]
n
[tomb, ancient settlement, monument] → site m
on the site of sth → sur le site de qch
an archaeological site → un site archéologique
(also building site) → chantier m
(for particular activity)site m
a nesting site → un site de nidification caravan site
[event] → lieu m
the site of the accident → le lieu de l'accident
(also website) → site m
vtplacer
They refused to have missiles sited on their land
BUT Ils refusaient l'installation de missiles sur leur sol.sit-in [ˈsɪtɪn] n (= demonstration) → sit-in m inv

site

n
Stelle f, → Platz m; (Med, of infection) → Stelle f
(Archeol) → Stätte f
(= building site)(Bau)gelände nt, → Baustelle f; missile siteRaketenbasis f; site foremanPolier m; site office (→ Büro ntder) → Bauleitung f
(= camping site)Campingplatz m
(Internet) = website
vtlegen, anlegen; to be sitedliegen, (gelegen) sein; a badly sited buildingein ungünstig gelegenes Gebäude

site

[saɪt]
1. n
a. (of town, building) → ubicazione f (Archeol) → località f inv
the site of the accident → il luogo dell'incidente
the site of the battle → il teatro della battaglia
b. (Constr) (also building site) → cantiere m
c. (also camp site) → campeggio
2. vtcollocare, situare
a badly sited building → un edificio in una brutta posizione

site

(sait) noun
1. a place where a building, town etc is, was, or is to be, built. He's got a job on a building-site; The site for the new factory has not been decided.
2. (also Web site) a site on the Internet that gives information about a particular subject or person.

site

مَوقِع místo sted Stelle τοποθεσία emplazamiento, sitio paikka site lokacija sito 敷地 현장 locatie sted miejsce local место plats สถานที่ตั้ง alan địa điểm 场所

site

n sitio; surgical — sitio quirúrgico
References in classic literature ?
I think he is very much afraid this young Beecher will not only be first on the site of the underground city, but that he may be the first to discover the idol of gold.
In the glamour of the moonlight they had vanished; a veil of silver-gray vapor touched here and there with ebony shadows masked its site.
In the growth of the town, however, after some thirty or forty years, the site covered by this rude hovel had become exceedingly desirable in the eyes of a prominent and powerful personage, who asserted plausible claims to the proprietorship of this and a large adjacent tract of land, on the strength of a grant from the legislature.
It is no matter that the place is joyless for him; that he is weary of the old wooden houses, the mud and dust, the dead level of site and sentiment, the chill east wind, and the chillest of social atmospheres; -- all these, and whatever faults besides he may see or imagine, are nothing to the purpose.
But not to speak of the passage through the whole length of the Mediterranean, and another passage up the Persian Gulf and Red Sea, such a supposition would involve the complete circumnavigation of all Africa in three days, not to speak of the Tigris waters, near the site of Nineveh, being too shallow for any whale to swim in.
I would have liked to visit the birthplace of Gutenburg, but it could not be done, as no memorandum of the site of the house has been kept.
Have I not described a pleasant site for a dwelling, when I speak of it as bosomed in hill and wood, and rising from the verge of a stream?
And here -- most striking object of all -- on the site where thousands of lights once sparkled; where sweet sounds of music made night tuneful till morning dawned; where the beauty and fashion of London feasted and danced through the summer seasons of a century -- spreads, at this day, an awful wilderness of mud and rubbish; the deserted dead body of Vauxhall Gardens mouldering in the open air.
Nevertheless, I knew while I said those words, that I secretly intended to revisit the site of the old house that evening, alone, for her sake.
So he pushed along on his journey, and all went well until he had passed the little town of Stanger, once the site of Duguza, the kraal of Chaka, the first Zulu king and the uncle of Cetywayo.
Seven stood upright; the rest had been dislodged from their places, probably by the zeal of some convert to Christianity, and lay, some prostrate near their former site, and others on the side of the hill.
By a strange coincidence, the magnificent building of the New York Telephone Company stands to-day on the site of Tillotson's store.