What does gravitate mean?

Definitions for gravitate
ˈgræv ɪˌteɪtgrav·i·tate

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. gravitateverb

    move toward

    "The conversation gravitated towards politics"

  2. gravitateverb

    be attracted to

    "Boys gravitate towards girls at that age"

  3. gravitateverb

    move due to the pull of gravitation

    "The stars gravitate towards each other"


  1. gravitateverb

    To move under the force of gravity.

  2. gravitateverb

    To tend or drift towards someone or something, as though being pulled by gravity.

    Children naturally gravitate to such a big, friendly man.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Gravitateverb

    to obey the law of gravitation; to exert a force Or pressure, or tend to move, under the influence of gravitation; to tend in any direction or toward any object

    Etymology: [Cf. F. graviter. See Gravity.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of gravitate in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of gravitate in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of gravitate in a Sentence

  1. Donald Trump:

    We'll cross these bridges when we get to it but I do believe we will be able to unify as a party and I believe that whoever our nominee we'll be able to find a way to make a unified front work, by the way Congress will have its own ideas so that's what we do. We're Republicans, we all have individual ideas and we all gravitate from the same principles an we'll be applying those principles and offering people a choice.

  2. Luciano Orengo:

    If I had to make a prediction for the second half it would be, given how fast the market has moved from the bottom in February, you're probably safer to gravitate back to the high dividend and yield stocks.

  3. Ernest Dimnet:

    All serious conversations gravitate towards philosophy.

  4. Melody Loveless:

    Matthew Palermo, an intern at Tech Kids Unlimited, told Fox News. Some experts say people with ASD may gravitate towards technology because of its predictability. We have a set of expectations of what happens when we click on this, right ? When I click on start, the menu should pop, when I X it out its going to do this. And life is not like that, life is just confusing and technology is predictable and so that can maybe help build confidence, give them more agency to maybe try things that they have n’t tried before in a safe technological space versus the outside world.

  5. Matthew Karnes:

    People are somewhat reluctant to reveal they're cannabis users when they're dating, it might be a turn-off. Most dating apps have you check a box -- whether you drink or smoke (cigarettes), those are the two categories. At some point, they'll gravitate towards cannabis use.

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