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Overview of verb orient

The verb orient has 5 senses? (first 3 from tagged texts)
1. (2) orient, point

(be oriented; "The weather vane points North"; "the dancers toes pointed outward")

2. (2) orient, orientate

(determine one's position with reference to another point; "We had to orient ourselves in the forest")

3. (1) orient

(cause to point; "Orient the house towards the West")

4. orient

(familiarize (someone) with new surroundings or circumstances; "The dean of students tries to orient the freshmen")

5. tailor, orient

(adjust to a specific need or market; "a magazine oriented towards young people"; "tailor your needs to your surroundings")


Overview of adj oriented

The adj oriented has 1 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (4) oriented, orientated

(adjusted or located in relation to surroundings or circumstances; sometimes used in combination; "the house had its large windows oriented toward the ocean view"; "helping freshmen become oriented to college life"; "the book is value-oriented throughout")

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