place - definitions and synonyms

place verb

  1. English Meaning: 

    : put into a certain place or abstract location

    Example Sentenses:

    • Put your things here

    • Set the tray down

    • Set the dogs on the scent of the missing children

    • Place emphasis on a certain point

    Synonyms:

    lay / pose / position / put / set
  2. English Meaning: 

    : place somebody in a particular situation or location

    Example Sentenses:

    • he was placed on probation

  3. English Meaning: 

    : assign a rank or rating to

    اردو معنی‎ (Urdu Meaning)‎:

    درجہ بندی کرنا - درجہ دینا - گریڈ دینا -

    Example Sentenses:

    • how would you rank these students?

    • The restaurant is rated highly in the food guide

    Synonyms:

    grade / order / range / rank / rate
  4. English Meaning: 

    : assign a location to

    Example Sentenses:

    • The company located some of their agents in Los Angeles

    Synonyms:

    locate / site
  5. English Meaning: 

    : to arrange for

    Example Sentenses:

    • place a phone call

    • place a bet

  6. English Meaning: 

    : take a place in a competition; often followed by an ordinal

    Example Sentenses:

    • Jerry came in third in the Marathon

    Synonyms:

    come in / come out
  7. English Meaning: 

    : intend (something) to move towards a certain goal

    Example Sentenses:

    • He aimed his fists towards his opponent's face

    • criticism directed at her superior

    • direct your anger towards others, not towards yourself

    Synonyms:

    aim / direct / point / target
  8. English Meaning: 

    : recognize as being; establish the identity of someone or something

    اردو معنی‎ (Urdu Meaning)‎:

    شناخت کرنا - پہچاننا -

    Example Sentenses:

    • She identified the man on the `wanted' poster

    Synonyms:

    identify
  9. English Meaning: 

    : assign to (a job or a home)

  10. English Meaning: 

    : locate

    Example Sentenses:

    • The film is set in Africa

    Synonyms:

    localise / localize / set
  11. English Meaning: 

    : estimate

    Example Sentenses:

    • We put the time of arrival at 8 P.M.

    Synonyms:

    put / set
  12. English Meaning: 

    : identify the location or place of

    Example Sentenses:

    • We localized the source of the infection

    Synonyms:

    localise / localize
  13. English Meaning: 

    : make an investment

    Example Sentenses:

    • Put money into bonds

    Synonyms:

    commit / invest / put
  14. English Meaning: 

    : assign to a station

    Synonyms:

    post / send / station
  15. English Meaning: 

    : finish second or better in a horse or dog race

    Example Sentenses:

    • he bet $2 on number six to place

  16. English Meaning: 

    : sing a note with the correct pitch

place noun

  1. English Meaning: 

    : a point located with respect to surface features of some region

    Example Sentenses:

    • this is a nice place for a picnic

    • a bright spot on a planet

    Synonyms:

    spot / topographic point
  2. English Meaning: 

    : any area set aside for a particular purpose

    Example Sentenses:

    • who owns this place?

    • the president was concerned about the property across from the White House

    Synonyms:

    property
  3. English Meaning: 

    : an abstract mental location

    Example Sentenses:

    • he has a special place in my thoughts

    • a place in my heart

    • a political system with no place for the less prominent groups

  4. English Meaning: 

    : a general vicinity

    Example Sentenses:

    • He comes from a place near Chicago

  5. English Meaning: 

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

    Example Sentenses:

    • took his place

    • can you go in my stead?

    • in lieu of

    Synonyms:

    lieu / position / stead
  6. English Meaning: 

    : a particular situation

    Example Sentenses:

    • If you were in my place what would you do?

    Synonyms:

    shoes
  7. English Meaning: 

    : where you live at a particular time

    Example Sentenses:

    • your place or mine?

    • deliver the package to my home

    • he doesn't have a home to go to

    Synonyms:

    home
  8. English Meaning: 

    : a job in an organization

    Example Sentenses:

    • he occupied a post in the treasury

    Synonyms:

    berth / billet / office / position / post / situation / spot
  9. English Meaning: 

    : the particular portion of space occupied by something

    Example Sentenses:

    • he put the lamp back in its place

    Synonyms:

    position
  10. English Meaning: 

    : proper or designated social situation

    Example Sentenses:

    • he overstepped his place

    • the responsibilities of a man in his station

    • married above her station

    Synonyms:

    station
  11. English Meaning: 

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

    Example Sentenses:

    • he sat in someone else's place

    • he booked their seats in advance

    Synonyms:

    seat
  12. English Meaning: 

    : the passage that is being read

    Example Sentenses:

    • he lost his place on the page

  13. English Meaning: 

    : proper or appropriate position or location

    Example Sentenses:

    • a woman's place is no longer in the kitchen

  14. English Meaning: 

    : a public square with room for pedestrians

    Example Sentenses:

    • they met at Elm Plaza

    • Grosvenor Place

    Synonyms:

    piazza / plaza
  15. English Meaning: 

    : an item on a list or in a sequence

    Example Sentenses:

    • in the second place

    • moved from third to fifth position

    Synonyms:

    position
  16. English Meaning: 

    : a blank area

    Example Sentenses:

    • write your name in the space provided

    Synonyms:

    blank space / space