Example Sentences

They come from a place near Chicago.

I put the lamp back in its place.

who owns this place?

in the second place

The minister lost their place on the page while delivering the sermon.

I have a special place in my thoughts for you.

this is a nice place for a picnic

If you were in my place what would you do?

I overstepped my place.

a woman's place is no longer in the kitchen

I was placed on probation.

They bet $2 on number six to place.

place a phone call

Definitions

noun

a space reserved for sitting (as in a theater or on a train or airplane)

Synonyms: seat

noun

a general vicinity

noun

the particular portion of space occupied by something

Synonyms: position

noun

a public square with room for pedestrians

Synonyms: plaza, piazza

noun

where you live at a particular time

Synonyms: home

noun

any area set aside for a particular purpose

Synonyms: property

noun

an item on a list or in a sequence

Synonyms: position

noun

the passage that is being read

noun

a blank area

Synonyms: space

noun

an abstract mental location

noun

the post or function properly or customarily occupied or served by another

Synonyms: position

noun

a job in an organization

Synonyms: spot

noun

a point located with respect to surface features of some region

Synonyms: spot

noun

a particular situation

Synonyms: shoes

noun

proper or designated social situation

Synonyms: station

noun

proper or appropriate position or location

verb

assign to (a job or a home)

verb

place somebody in a particular situation or location

verb

assign a location to

Synonyms: site, locate

verb

make an investment

Synonyms: put

verb

locate

Synonyms: set, localize, localise

verb

put into a certain place or abstract location

Synonyms: put

verb

intend (something) to move towards a certain goal

Synonyms: point, target, aim, direct

verb

assign to a station

Synonyms: post

verb

finish second or better in a horse or dog race

verb

sing a note with the correct pitch

verb

to arrange for

verb

estimate

Synonyms: put

verb

take a place in a competition

Synonyms: come out, come in

verb

assign a rank or rating to

Synonyms: rank, order, grade, range, rate

verb

recognize as being

Synonyms: identify

verb

identify the location or place of

Synonyms: localize, localise

Other words

air terminal, annulated, asepsis, bird food, coin box, congenital megacolon, contingent, dealership, dissociation constant, electric thermometer, fungoid, inconspicuous, need, panetella, peak season, punning, readjust, rust-free, secreter, shaggy cap