- 1situate something + adv./prep. to build or place something in a particular position
- 2situate something + adv./prep. to consider how an idea, event, etc. is related to other things that influence your view of it Let me try and situate the events in their historical context.
NAmE//ˈsɪtʃuˌeɪt//(formal)Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they situate
he / she / it situates
past simple situated
-ing form situating