Hyphenation of place

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Definitions of place:

A point located with respect to surface features of some region
This is a nice place for a picnic A bright spot on a planet
Any area set aside for a particular purpose
Who owns this place? The president was concerned about the property across from the White House
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
A general vicinity
He comes from a place near Chicago
The post or function properly or customarily occupied or served by another
Can you go in my stead? Took his place In lieu of
A particular situation
If you were in my place what would you do?
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?
A job in an organization
He occupied a post in the treasury
The particular portion of space occupied by something
He put the lamp back in its place
Proper or designated social situation
He overstepped his place The responsibilities of a man in his station Married above her station
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
The passage that is being read
He lost his place on the page
Proper or appropriate position or location
A woman's place is no longer in the kitchen
A public square with room for pedestrians
They met at Elm Plaza Grosvenor Place
An item on a list or in a sequence
In the second place Moved from third to fifth position
A blank area
Write your name in the space provided
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
Place somebody in a particular situation or location
He was placed on probation
Assign a rank or rating to
How would you rank these students? The restaurant is rated highly in the food guide
Assign a location to
The company located some of their agents in Los Angeles
To arrange for
Place a phone call Place a bet
Take a place in a competition
Often followed by an ordinal Jerry came in third in the Marathon
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
Recognize as being
Establish the identity of someone or something She identified the man on the 'wanted' poster
Assign to (a job or a home)
The film is set in Africa
We put the time of arrival at 8 P.M.
Identify the location or place of
We localized the source of the infection
Make an investment
Put money into bonds
Assign to a station
Finish second or better in a horse or dog race
He bet $2 on number six to place
Sing a note with the correct pitch

Synonyms of place:

nountopographic point, spot, point
noun property, geographical area, geographic area, geographical region, geographic region
noun cognition, knowledge, noesis
noun vicinity, locality, neighborhood, neighbourhood, neck of the woods
noun stead, position, lieu, function, office, part, role
noun shoes, situation, position
noun home, residence, abode
noun position, post, berth, office, spot, billet, situation, occupation, business, job, line of work, line
noun position, point
noun station, social station, social status, social rank, rank
noun seat, space
noun passage
noun condition, status
noun plaza, piazza, public square, square
noun position, item, point
noun space, blank space, area, expanse, surface area
verb put, set, pose, position, lay, move, displace
verb delegate, designate, depute, assign
verb rate, rank, range, order, grade, judge
verb locate, site, station, post, base, send
verb order
verbcome in, come out, rank
verb target, aim, direct, point, aim, take, train, take aim, direct
verb identify, determine, set
verb delegate, designate, depute, assign
verb set, localize, localise, stage, present, represent
verb put, set, estimate, gauge, approximate, guess, judge
verb localize, localise, situate, locate
verb invest, put, commit, spend, expend, drop
verb station, post, base, send, move, displace
verb race, run
verb sing

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