Explicație place în Dicționarul Englez Englez

place

(plās )

substantiv
a job in an organization
"he occupied a post in the treasury"

substantiv
the function or position properly or customarily occupied or served by another
"can you go in my stead?"
"took his place"
"in lieu of"

substantiv
an abstract mental location
"he has a special place in my thoughts"
"a place in my heart"
"a political system with no place for the less prominent groups"

substantiv
a blank area
"write your name in the space provided"

substantiv
the passage that is being read
"he lost his place on the page"

substantiv
an item on a list or in a sequence
"in the second place"
"moved from third to fifth position"

substantiv
any area set aside for a particular purpose
"who owns this place?"
"the president was concerned about the property across from the White House"

substantiv
where you live at a particular time
"deliver the package to my home"
"he doesn''t have a home to go to"
"your place or mine?"

substantiv
a public square with room for pedestrians
"they met at Elm Plaza"
"Grosvenor Place"

substantiv
the particular portion of space occupied by a physical object
"he put the lamp back in its place"

substantiv
a general vicinity
"He comes from a place near Chicago"

substantiv
a space reserved for sitting (as in a theater or on a train or airplane)
"he booked their seats in advance"
"he sat in someone else''s place"

substantiv
a point located with respect to surface features of some region
"this is a nice place for a picnic"

substantiv
a particular situation
"If you were in my place what would you do?"

substantiv
proper or designated social situation
"he overstepped his place"
"the responsibilities of a man in his station"
"married above her station"

substantiv
proper or appropriate position or location
"a woman''s place is no longer in the kitchen"

verb
recognize as being
establish the identity of someone or something
"She identified the man on the ''wanted'' poster"

verb
assign a rank or rating to
"how would you rank these students?"
"The restaurant is rated highly in the food guide"

verb
take a place in a competition
often followed by an ordinal
"Jerry came in third in the Marathon"

verb
estimate
"We put the time of arrival at 8 P.M."
verb
to arrange for
"place a phone call", "place a bet"

verb
sing a note with the correct pitch
verb
finish second or better in a horse or dog race
"he bet $2 on number six to place"

verb
assign to a station
verb
intend (something) to move towards a certain goal
"He aimed his fists towards his opponent''s face"
"criticism directed at her superior"
"direct your anger towards others, not towards yourself"

verb
put into a certain place or abstract location
"Put your things here"
"Set the tray down"
"Set the dogs on the scent of the missing children"
"Place emphasis on a certain point"

verb
locate
"The film is set in Africa"

verb
make an investment
"Put money into bonds"

verb
assign a location to
"The company located some of their agents in Los Angeles"

verb
place somebody in a particular situation or location
"he was placed on probation"

verb
assign to (a job or a home)
verb
identify the location or place of
"We localized the source of the infection"




Antonime:
(verb) divest



Sinonime:
(substantiv) berth, billet, home, lieu, office, piazza, position, post, property, seat, situation, space, spot, station, stead
(verb) aim, base, commit, direct, grade, identify, invest, lay, localize, locate, order, point, pose, put, range, rank, rate, send, set, site, target