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locate

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of locate

  1. to come upon after searching, study, or effort we were finally able to locate the missing cat, who had been sleeping in the closet the whole time Synonyms of locate ascertain, descry, detect, determine, dig out, dig up, discover, dredge (up), ferret (out), find out, get, hit (on or upon), hunt (down or up), learn, find, nose out, root (out), rout (out), rummage, run down, scare up, scout (up), track (down), turn upWords Related to locate espy, sight, spot; look for, search (for or out), seekNear Antonyms of locate lose, mislay, misplace, missetAntonyms of locate miss, overlook, pass over


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