Orientate - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈɔːriənteɪt|  American pronunciation of the word orientate
Brit.  |ˈɔːrɪənteɪt|  British pronunciation of the word orientate


- determine one's position with reference to another point (syn: orient)


a program that helps to orientate new students

She needs to orientate herself to her new job.

You will need time to orientate yourself to your new way of life.

It takes new students a while to orientate themselves to college life.

Word forms

I/you/we/they: orientate
he/she/it: orientates
present participle: orientating
past tense: orientated
past participle: orientated
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