Definitions and translations for "place"

Definition of place

Pronunciation
Noun
1. An area; somewhere within an area.
1. A location or position.
2. An open space, courtyard, market square.
3. A group of houses.
They live in Westminster Place.
4. A region of a land.
He is going back to his native place on vacation.
5. Somewhere for a person to sit.
We asked the restaurant to give us a table with three places.
6. Informal A house or home.
Do you want to come over to my place later?
2. A frame of mind.
I'm in a strange place at the moment.
3. A position, a responsibility.
7. A role or purpose; a station.
It is really not my place to say what is right and wrong in this case.
8. The position of a contestant in a competition.
We thought we would win but only ended up in fourth place.
9. Horse-racing The position of first, second, or third at the finish, especially the second position.
To win a bet on a horse for place
10. The position as a member of a sports team.
He lost his place in the national team.
4. Numerically, the column counting a certain quantity.
Three decimal places;
The hundreds place
5. Ordinal relation; position in the order of proceeding.
That's what I said in the first place!
6. Reception; effect; implying the making room for.
Verb
7. To put (an object or person) in a specific location.
He placed the glass on the table.
8. To earn a given spot in a competition.
The Cowboys placed third in the league.
9. To remember where and when (an object or person) has been previously encountered.
I've seen him before, but I can't quite place where.
10. To achieve (a certain position, often followed by an ordinal) as in a horse race.
Run Ragged was placed fourth in the race.
11. To sing (a note) with the correct pitch.
12. To arrange for or to make (a bet).
I placed ten dollars on the Lakers beating the Bulls.
13. To recruit or match an appropriate person for a job.
They phoned hoping to place her in the management team.
14. To place-kick (a goal).
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English - English - place

Pronunciation
n. location, position; standing, position; role, function
v. put, lay; lodge, house; nominate; appoint, charge with
n. square, plaza, city square; place, space; seat; spot; position, job

English - Spanish - place

Pronunciation
s. lugar, área, local, localidad, localización, paraje, parte, puesto, sitio; asiento; posición social
v. colocar, apostar, asentar, depositar, emplazar, enclavar, estacionar, plantar, poner, situar, ubicar

Spanish - English - place

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[placer] v. have fun, have a good time, be entertained

English - French - place

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n. endroit; place; fonction; rôle
v. placer, poser, désigner; déposer (somme)

English - German - place

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n. Platz, Stelle; Ort; Stellung
v. legen; plazieren; Platz; Stelle

English - Indonesian - place

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n. tempat, bagian, kedudukan, tinggal: tempat tinggal, lokal, jabatan, urusan, wewenang, tingkat
v. meletakkan, menaruh, menaruhkan, taruh, menempatkan, menampung, memasukkan, menyerahkan, mengenakan, kenal, menduduki

English - Italian - place

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s. luogo; posto, regione, zona, località; locale; situazione, condizione; impiego, lavoro; carica, ufficio; compito, dovere; segno; peso, rilievo, valore; momento; piazzamento, posizione; posto piazzato
v. mettere, posare, porre; collocare, disporre, sistemare, piazzare; dirigere con precisione, assestare; presentare, sottoporre; assegnare, destinare; trovare un posto a; riporre; datare

English - Polish - place

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n. miejsce, miejscowość, lokal, posiadłość, mieszkanie, plac, ulica, stanowisko, obowiązek
v. umieszczać, umiejscawiać, pomieścić, rozmieścić, usadowić, rozstawić, postawić, wstawić, lokować, polokować, ulokować, zlokalizować, usytuować, posadzić, nasadzać, kłaść, osadzać, położyć, układać, wkładać, nakładać, zamieszczać, ustawiać, obstawiać, wykierować, umieścić, umiejscowić, pomieszczać, rozmieszczać, usadawiać, wstawiać, nasadzić
v. osadzić, ułożyć, nałożyć, zamieścić, ustawić

English - Portuguese - place

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s. lugar; local; posição; situação; emprego
v. instalar; colocar; pôr; estabelecer; plantar

English - Romanian - place

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n. loc, poziţie, regiune, staţiune, loc potrivit, locuinţă, casă, loc de naştere
v. pune, aşeza, plasa, situa, numi, investi, dispune, localiza, instala, stivui, acorda

English - Russian - place

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с. место, положение; город, селение, местечко; точка на поверхности [физ.]; сиденье; место в книге, страница, отрывок; площадь; жилище, загородный дом, усадьба, резиденция; должность, служба, обязанность; одно из первых место
г. ставить, поместить, размещать; установить; класть; определять на должность; помещать капитал, вкладывать деньги; возлагать; определять место, определять дату; определять положение, относить к определенным обстоятельствам

English - Turkish - place

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f. yerleştirmek, koymak; yerini belirlemek; oturtmak; görevlendirmek; yazdırmak [tel.]; yatırım yapmak; yatırmak (para); vermek (sipariş), ısmarlamak
i. yer, mahal, mekân, yerleşim yeri; ev, hane; basamak, sıra; mevki, makam; statü; sorumluluk; iş

English - Ukrainian - place

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n. місце, місто, простір, посада, містина, місцевість, поміщення
v. ставити, класти, вміщувати, місце: визначати місце, вміщати, встановлювати, зміщати, льокувати, містити, наставляти, настановляти, підпорядкувати, помістити, поставити, розміщати, становити, тулити, улаштовувати

French - English - place

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(f) n. square, plaza, city square; place, space; seat; spot; position, job

English - Dutch - place

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zn. plaats, woonplaats, zitplaats, plek, rang, ruimte, ambt, passage in boek, positie, betrekking, buitenplaats, h::i tonnnoh

English - Greek - place

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ουσ. θέση, τόπος, μέρος, σημείο, τοποθέτηση, πλατεία
ρήμ. τοποθετώ, θέτω

French - Spanish - place

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1. (s'asseoir) sitio (m) 2. (classification) puesto (m)
3. (espace) espacio (m) 4. (position) plaza (f)
5. (emploi) puesto (m); empleo (m); posición (f)

French - German - place

Pronunciation
n. statt, stätte, stelle, anstellung, stellung, plazierung, festung, garnison, platz, rang, sitz, ort, fleck, börsenplatz, gelass, terrain

French - Italian - place

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1. (s'asseoir) posto (m) 2. (classification) posto (m)
3. (espace) spazio (m) 4. (position) piazza (f)
5. (emploi) posto (m); posizione (f); impiego (m)

French - Portuguese - place

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1. (s'asseoir) lugar (m) 2. (classification) lugar (m)
3. (espace) espaço (m) 4. (position) praça (f)
5. (emploi) lugar (f); posto (m); posição (f)

French - Russian - place

Pronunciation
n. место (f), площадка (f), площадь (f), плац (f), место (должность) (f), должность (f), вакансия (f)

French - Turkish - place

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[la] yer; görev, iş; meydan, alan; ticaret piyasası

French - Dutch - place

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1. (s'asseoir) plaats (m/f) 2. (classification) plaats (m/f)
3. (espace) plaats (m/f); ruimte (f) 4. (position) plein (n)
5. (emploi) betrekking (f); positie (f); ambt (n)

English - Arabic - place

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‏محل، موضع، مكان ما، مكان، طبقة، دور، مهمة، منزل، سكن، عمل، وظيفة، حالة، تصنيف، ميدان، موقع، خانة‏
‏وضع، حدث، طلب، ميز شخصا، يوجد عملا ل، صنف، وقع، إستثمر، عين شخصا في وظيفة، فاز بمرتبة مرموقة‏

English - Chinese - place

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(名) 地方, 位置, 地点
(动) 放置, 任命, 寄予; 名次列前

English - Chinese - place

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(名) 地方, 位置, 地點
(動) 放置, 任命, 寄予; 名次列前

English - Hindi - place

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n. जगह, स्थान, स्थिति, ठौर, मक़ाम, मुक़ाम, थान, ठौर-ठिकाना, निवास, आलय, स्थल, भूमि, पद, उद्यम, श्रेणी, श्रेणि
v. स्थिर करना, रखना, धरना, लगाना, नियुक्त करना

English - Japanese - place

Pronunciation
(名) 場所; 地域; 建物; 市; 箇所; 局部
(動) 置く; 配置する; 出す; かける; 投資する

English - Korean - place

Pronunciation
명. 장소, 위치; 사회적 지위; 입장, 경우; 역할, 본분
동. 놓다; 묵다, 머물다; 후보에 오르다; 임명되다; 직위를 차지하다

English - Vietnamese - place

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n. chổ, nơi, chốn, vùng, địa phương, cửa hàng
v. xếp chổ, đặt hàng
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Verb forms for place
Present participle: placing
Present: place (3.person: places)
Past: placed
Future: will place
Present conditional: would place
Present Perfect: have placed (3.person: has placed)
Past Perfect: had placed
Future Perfect: will have placed
Past conditional: would have placed