situated

adjective sit·u·at·ed \ ˈsi-chə-ˌwā-təd \

Definition of situated

1 : having a site, situation, or location : located
2 : provided with money or possessions
  • comfortably situated

Examples of situated in a Sentence

  1. The building is situated in the bad part of town.

  2. Situated above the valley, the house offers beautiful views.

  3. My parents are not rich, but they're comfortably situated.

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First Known Use of situated

15th century


SITUATED Defined for English Language Learners

situated

Definition of situated for English Language Learners

  • : located in a particular place

  • : in a particular living situation


SITUATED Defined for Kids

situated

adjective sit·u·at·ed \ ˈsi-chə-ˌwā-təd \

Definition of situated for Students

1 : having its place
  • The town is situated on a hill.
2 : being in such financial circumstances
  • They're not rich but comfortably situated.

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