Definitions for sitesaɪt

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

sitesaɪt(n.; v.)sit•ed, sit•ing.

  1. (n.)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.

  3. Web site.

    Category: Computers

  4. (v.t.)to place in or provide with a site; locate.

  5. to put in position for operation, as artillery.

Origin of site:

1350–1400; ME < L situs position, site (presumably orig., leaving) =si-, var. s. of sinere to leave, let +-tus suffix of v. action

Princeton's WordNet

  1. site, land site(noun)

    the piece of land on which something is located (or is to be located)

    "a good site for the school"

  2. site, situation(noun)

    physical position in relation to the surroundings

    "the sites are determined by highly specific sequences of nucleotides"

  3. web site, website, internet site, site(verb)

    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"

  4. locate, place, site(verb)

    assign a location to

    "The company located some of their agents in Los Angeles"

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. site(noun)ɪt

    a website

    a new shopping site

  2. siteɪt

    land where sth is being built or may be built

    a construction site; the site of the new hospital

  3. siteɪt

    a place where sth important happened

    the site of the first space shuttle launch; emergency teams at the crash site

  4. siteɪt

    an area with a particular purpose

    a landing/docking site

Webster Dictionary

  1. Site(noun)

    the place where anything is fixed; situation; local position; as, the site of a city or of a house

  2. Site(noun)

    a place fitted or chosen for any certain permanent use or occupation; as, a site for a church

  3. Site(noun)

    the posture or position of a thing

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'site' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1078

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'site' in Written Corpus Frequency: #983

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'site' in Nouns Frequency: #256

Anagrams of site

  1. ETSI

  2. SETI

  3. Ties

Translations for site

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


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.

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