Definition of resite in English:



  • Place or situate in a different place.

    ‘they want the statue to be resited in the national headquarters’
    • ‘Nothing, apart from maintenance, has been done to it and plans to resite the club to different sites have come to nothing.’
    • ‘He has been campaigning for more than a decade for the power lines that dominate the estate to be resited away from local houses.’
    • ‘Norwich was resited to the south bank of the River Wensum, opposite the site of a probable earlier proto-urban enclave.’
    • ‘Her main concern, she insists, was to protect the children's play area on the 3.5-acre field when the cricketers and others were pressing to resite it - for safety reasons, they say.’
    • ‘The positioning of a small sewage treatment plant threw a spanner in the works as councillors at the development and planning meeting called for it to be resited away from residential properties.’
    • ‘Some cable-car stations will have to be resited as the mountainsides they are fixed to begin to crumble.’
    • ‘We are asking them to resite the bins at the rear and the company has said it will try to reposition them.’
    • ‘Eight years earlier Edward I had been persuaded to help resite the borough, and by 1283 his town planners had laid out a grid of streets on a hilltop at a place called Iham.’
    • ‘But resiting the competition locations and moving all the boats to their new starting point 10 days before the event proved to be a logistical nightmare.’
    • ‘I spent two hours today poking and poking in order to resite her drip as we cannot find her veins because she is retaining fluid.’
    • ‘If this does go ahead it will be on the Oaklands site for the simple reason that there is a public sports centre there and it would cost too much money to resite that elsewhere.’
    • ‘The turnstiles will be resited closer to the playing area and opposite the main stand we hope to cover some of the standing area adjacent to the cricket field.’
    • ‘A working party of the Parochial Church Council has been set up to look at where to resite it and the choir vestry is one location under consideration.’
    • ‘The development would involve resiting from the existing store - which currently employs about 70 people - and they would relocate staff from there.’
    • ‘It would seem quite feasible for this development to be resited within the approved boundary.’
    • ‘The amalgamation, which involves resiting some of the departments between the two hospitals, is expected to cost about R35 million.’
    • ‘The reunification of the city under a capitalist democracy and the resiting of the capitol there provides sociolinguists with an interesting opportunity to observe interactions between language and changing social structures.’
    • ‘Of 23 declared heritage buildings on the bypass route, I am advised that five will remain in place, 16 will be resited and restored, and one will be reconstructed using other materials.’