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A given location, position, point, or area in space
“I've found the perfect place at the park for a picnic.”
An inhabited area such as a country, city or town
“The historical city of Prague is a great place to visit.”
Where one lives; one's home
“I can't wait to move out and get my own place.”
(general or positive) A person's situation or circumstance at a given moment
“If I were in your place, I'd buy a new car.”
(negative) A person's situation or circumstance at a given moment
“If I was in your place and struggling for money, I wouldn't be spending money on frivolous items!”
A space designated or available for being used
“He got to the auditorium early to reserve a place for himself just in front of the stage.”
An employment position
“I hope to get a place at my dream company once I graduate.”
One's rank or status
“My place in this company may not be so glamorous at the moment, but I'm working my way up.”
(usually with negative) A right or privilege based on one's status
“You are not Gary's mother, so it is not your place to tell him that he shouldn't be drinking fizzy drinks everyday.”
A building or location where a business is established
“Shall we go to our favorite place for dinner tonight?”
The post or function customarily served by another
“Barry is sick today, so I am speaking in his place.”
One's mental state
“We should probably give him some space as he's not in a good place right now.”
(of an object) To put in a particular position or location
“To avoid damaging the table, please place your teacup on the coaster provided.”
To prop up
“After a hard day at work, he would place his tired legs on the couch.”
To store in a container of some form
“Please place your favorite books neatly in the cabinet.”
(of an abstract quality) To assign to someone or something
“Stephanie would place all of her trust in her shady lawyer during her lawsuit against Donny.”
To categorize as a specified type or holding a rank within a hierarchy
“A recent report would place Firefox as the third most used browser on the internet.”
(usually with negative) To be able to recall someone or something
“You look so familiar, but I just can't quite place you.”
To find employment for
“As a recruitment agency, it is our job to place you in a role that's best suited to your skills.”
To provide with employment
“Following our increase in revenue, we would place three additional engineers in our tech department.”
To find a home for
“The charity group would help to place the homeless man in a shelter.”
To present or bring forward for discussion
“Jim had many controversial issues that he wanted to place before the president.”
A finishing position, typically in a competition
“She would place second in the race against some of the world's best competition.”
A public square, typically for pedestrians
“Let's meet at Martin Place after work.”
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