Translation of "orientate" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /ˈɔː.ri.ən.teɪt/ mainly UK (also mainly US orient)

to aim something at someone or something, or make something suitable for a particular group of people

It is essential that the public sector orientates itself more towardstoward the consumer.
orientate yourself mainly UK (US usually orient)

to discover your position in relation to what is around you

If you get lost while you are out walking, try to use the sun to orientate yourself.

(Translation of “orientate” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


verb /ˈoːrienˌteit/

to get (oneself) used to unfamiliar surroundings, conditions etc ; orient

It took a while for me to orientate myself when I first started this job.

(British ) to find out one’s position in relation to something else; orient

The hikers tried to orientate themselves before continuing their walk.
orientation noun


(Translation of “orientate” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)