Usage examples for locate

  1. The laughter of children comes as far, nor can you readily locate the direction. – Old Plymouth Trails by Winthrop Packard
  2. He continued to call to the German, and while he received an answer each time, he could not locate the man. – The Boy Allies at Jutland by Robert L. Drake
  3. He kept on till his head was even with the top of the rail, and then he gazed about, trying to locate the sentinel. – The Dare Boys of 1776 by Stephen Angus Cox
  4. But they did admit they were here trying to locate James Kippenberg." – Danger at the Drawbridge by Mildred A. Wirt
  5. One must always locate a truth if one wishes to be understood. – The Green Carnation by Robert Smythe Hichens
  6. We intended going back home and giving it all up as a bad job, if this last hope failed, and we didn't locate old Coombs in the place he once lived, they told me." – The Strange Cabin on Catamount Island by Lawrence J. Leslie
  7. All efforts to locate her have failed. – The Prince of Graustark by George Barr McCutcheon
  8. The problem was how to locate the community through the hideous country. – Astounding Stories of Super-Science, December 1930 by Various
  9. Can you locate the ship and reckon her course? – Mr. Trunnell by T. Jenkins Hains
  10. Remember, your word has passed, and when we locate Lapierre, you head back for Fort Resolution." – The Gun-Brand by James B. Hendryx
  11. A few telephone calls will locate a supply. – The Flaming Mountain by Harold Leland Goodwin
  12. " They seem to be coming from Goodlands," I said to myself, as I tried to locate the noise of the people, and at this my heart grew cold, for I feared lest something evil had happened to the woman I had tried to befriend. – The Coming of the King by James Hocking
  13. She was searching for us, but as yet could not locate us. – African Camp Fires by Stewart Edward White
  14. It is no remedy to the poor man with a small claim that you locate a court one or two hundred miles away from him which is so expensive in its administration of justice that he can not enter there. – History of the Thirty-Ninth Congress of the United States by Wiliam H. Barnes
  15. Only deep enough into the jungle to keep the inexperienced Ammadians from following her trail; with the coming of Dyta, the sun, she would locate a game trail pointing in the direction she wished to go, then descend to the ground and follow it. – The Return of Tharn by Howard Carleton Browne
  16. 7. Name and locate the principal divisions of the nervous system. – Physiology and Hygiene for Secondary Schools by Francis M. Walters, A.M.
  17. I'll locate a spring where wild beasts are in the habit of coming, set the camera with the light going, and leave it there. – Tom Swift and his Wizard Camera or, Thrilling Adventures while taking Moving Pictures by Victor Appleton
  18. Say, kid, he says, you locate over in that rockin'- chair yonder. – Alec Lloyd, Cowpuncher by Eleanor Gates