Meaning of SITE in English

SITE

noun

1 piece of land where a building was/is/will be

ADJECTIVE

▪ good , prime ( esp. BrE )

houses built on prime ~s with stunning views

▪ designated , possible , potential , proposed , suitable

some potential ~s for the new business

▪ building ( esp. BrE ), construction ( esp. AmE ), development ( esp. BrE )

▪ demolition

▪ derelict ( BrE )

▪ industrial , manufacturing

▪ commercial

▪ factory , hospital , school , etc. ( esp. BrE )

▪ protected

▪ brownfield , greenfield (both BrE )

▪ 5-acre , 20-hectare , etc.

VERB + SITE

▪ allocate ( BrE ), choose , designate , earmark ( BrE ), select

The ~ is designated for housing.

The council has earmarked the ~ for possible redevelopment.

▪ find , identify , locate , look for

▪ acquire ( esp. BrE ), buy , purchase

A local company has recently acquired the ~.

▪ lease ( esp. BrE )

The ~ was leased from another company.

The supermarket chain agreed to lease the ~ to a non-food retailer.

▪ inspect

▪ clear , prepare

The ~ is being cleared for development.

▪ build on , develop

Nothing can be built on this ~.

▪ occupy

The ~ is presently occupied by offices.

▪ stand on

The school stands on the ~ of an ancient settlement.

SITE + VERB

▪ belong to sb

SITE + NOUN

▪ manager ( esp. BrE ), supervisor

▪ owner

▪ inspection

PREPOSITION

▪ at a/the ~

The factory will be built at a ~ to the north of the city.

▪ in a/the ~

The hotel is in a prime ~ overlooking the sea.

▪ on (a/the) ~

Hard hats must be worn on ~.

He was injured on a construction ~.

2 place where sth happened or that is used for sth

ADJECTIVE

▪ ancient , archaeological , historic , historical , prehistoric

▪ important

▪ holy , sacred

▪ sensitive

an extremely sensitive ~ of national importance

▪ remote

▪ accident , bomb , crash , disaster

▪ civic-amenity ( BrE ), dump , landfill ( BrE ), waste-disposal

The new civic-amenity ~s will allow the recycling of 600 tons of material every year.

a waste-disposal ~ on the edge of town

▪ training

▪ burial , grave

Many of these ancient burial ~s were destroyed in the last century.

▪ excavation

▪ landing , launch

▪ test

the test ~ for the atom bomb

▪ camp (usually campsite ) , camping , caravan (all BrE )

▪ picnic ( esp. BrE )

▪ allotment ( BrE )

▪ dive , wreck

Gozo has some of the best dive ~s in the Mediterranean.

▪ breeding , nest , nesting

▪ park-and-ride ( BrE )

The park-and-ride ~ has been designed to reduce traffic congestion in central Manchester.

VERB + SITE

▪ visit

The president is to visit the crash ~ later today.

▪ disturb , remove sth from , steal sth from

penalties for disturbing ancient ~s

▪ excavate

3 on the Internet ⇨ See also ↑ website

ADJECTIVE

▪ Internet , online , Web (usually website ) , WWW

online dating ~s

▪ official

the official website of the New York Yankees

▪ personal

I am redesigning my personal ~ this month.

▪ free

a free ~ devoted to tropical fish

▪ home

▪ major

major news ~s

▪ favourite/favorite

▪ informative , useful

Harvard Law has a very useful and informative ~.

▪ interactive

▪ portal , search

one of the major search ~s

▪ content

entertainment content ~s

▪ download

a music download ~

▪ business , commercial , corporate , e-commerce

▪ government

▪ auction , gambling , gaming , media , music , news , newspaper , review , shopping , travel

online music review ~s

▪ blog , chat , community , dating , social-networking

▪ adult , porn ( informal ), pornographic

▪ fan

a Harry Potter fan ~

▪ hate

He saw the photo on a right-wing hate ~.

▪ destination

▪ linked

▪ mirror

▪ sister

You can go to ePay Music, a music-specific sister ~ to ePay.

▪ password-protected

Users log onto a password-protected Internet ~.

VERB + SITE

▪ access , check , check out ( informal ), view , visit

▪ browse , navigate , search , surf

Their ~ is easy to navigate.

▪ search for

▪ crawl

The search engine crawls the ~ for relevant keywords.

▪ find , identify

▪ build , create , design , develop , set up

▪ maintain , operate , run

▪ update

The official ~ is updated on a regular basis.

▪ redesign

▪ host , own

▪ bookmark

I have bookmarked your ~ for future reading.

▪ rank

Search engines rank ~s through a variety of methods.

▪ block

The government tries to block foreign ~s deemed subversive.

▪ promote

SITE + VERB

▪ be dedicated to sth , be devoted to sth

a ~ devoted to health issues

▪ contain sth , feature sth , include sth

The ~ contains information on local services.

▪ offer sth

The ~ offers used equipment for sale.

▪ link to sth

the number of ~s that link to your website

SITE + NOUN

▪ map

A ~ map lists and links to all pages on your website.

▪ design

▪ content

▪ link

▪ search

▪ administrator , owner

▪ visitor

▪ designer

PREPOSITION

▪ at a/the ~

At this ~ you'll find all the latest news and gossip.

▪ in a/the ~

Check out the links in our home ~.

▪ on a/the ~

The software sells on the ~ for $29.95.

▪ ~ about

~s about Japan

▪ ~ for

the most popular ~s for children

▪ ~ on

I'm searching for ~s on aromatherapy.

Oxford Collocations English Dictionary.      Оксфордский английский словарь словосочетаний .