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Place (IPA: /ˈpɫeɪs/)


Place (n.)

Any portion of space regarded as measured off or distinct from all other space, or appropriated to some definite object or use; position; ground; site; spot; rarely, unbounded space.

Place (n.)

A broad way in a city; an open space; an area; a court or short part of a street open only at one end.

Place (n.)

A position which is occupied and held; a dwelling; a mansion; a village, town, or city; a fortified town or post; a stronghold; a region or country.

Place (n.)

Rank; degree; grade; order of priority, advancement, dignity, or importance; especially, social rank or position; condition; also, official station; occupation; calling.

Place (n.)

Vacated or relinquished space; room; stead (the departure or removal of another being or thing being implied).

Place (n.)

A definite position or passage of a document.

Place (n.)

Ordinal relation; position in the order of proceeding; as, he said in the first place.

Place (n.)

Reception; effect; -- implying the making room for.

Place (n.)

Position in the heavens, as of a heavenly body; -- usually defined by its right ascension and declination, or by its latitude and longitude.

Place (n.)

To assign a place to; to put in a particular spot or place, or in a certain relative position; to direct to a particular place; to fix; to settle; to locate; as, to place a book on a shelf; to place balls in tennis.

Place (n.)

To put or set in a particular rank, office, or position; to surround with particular circumstances or relations in life; to appoint to certain station or condition of life; as, in whatever sphere one is placed.

Place (n.)

To put out at interest; to invest; to loan; as, to place money in a bank.

Place (n.)

To set; to fix; to repose; as, to place confidence in a friend.

Place (n.)

To attribute; to ascribe; to set down.

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Unincorporated community in New Hampshire

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Single by Sophia, a Japanese rock band

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Painting by Alex Katz

Place (Last Name / Surname)

Place is the #4,862 most common last name / surname from the 2010 United States Census. The census reported that 7,251 people had that surname.

Example Sentence (Quote)

" " nothing can supply the place of strong, undeviating principle. There is but one wrong, and one right ;" - Ethel Churchill (or The Two Brides)

Example Sentence (Quote)

" (after getting caught) Hey, is this the place to get new blowing shoes?" - Inspector Gadget 2

Example Sentence (Quote)

" (Singapore) is not even a place where a white man is permitted to go to pieces...." - Anthony Burgess

Example Sentence (Quote)

" (To Viktor) He was not to be harmed! Place him in my charge, as we agreed, or you will pay for your deceit." - Underworld: Evolution

Example Sentence (Quote)

". .was the cobra movement the prefiguration of youth protest which took place some twenty years later?" - COBRA (avant-garde movement)


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