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place  

EN[pleɪs] [-eɪs]
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Fendroit WPlace
  • Place est un nom commun ou un nom propre qui peut se référer à :
FR place

    Definition of place in English Dictionary

  • NomPLplacesSUF-ace
    1. (physical) An area; somewhere within an area.
      1. Here is the place appointed.
      2. Ay, sir, the other squirrel was stolen from me by the hangman's boys in the market-place [ …]
      3. They live in Westminster Place. ‎
      4. He is going back to his native place on vacation. ‎
      5. We asked the restaurant to give us a table with three places. ‎
      6. Do you want to come over to my place later? ‎
    2. A frame of mind.
      1. I'm in a strange place at the moment. ‎
    3. (social) A position, a responsibility.
      1. It is really not my place to say what is right and wrong in this case. ‎
      2. We thought we would win but only ended up in fourth place. ‎
      3. to win a bet on a horse for place
      4. He lost his place in the national team. ‎
    4. Numerically, the column counting a certain quantity.
      1. three decimal places;  the hundreds place
    5. Ordinal relation; position in the order of proceeding.
      1. That's what I said in the first place! ‎
    6. Reception; effect; implying the making room for.
    7. VerbeSGplacesPRplacingPT, PPplaced
      1. VT To put (an object or person) in a specific location.
        1. Meanwhile Nanny Broome was recovering from her initial panic and seemed anxious to make up for any kudos she might have lost, by exerting her personality to the utmost. She took the policeman's helmet and placed it on a chair, and unfolded his tunic to shake it and fold it up again for him.
      2. VI To earn a given spot in a competition.
        1. The Cowboys placed third in the league. ‎
      3. VT To remember where and when (an object or person) has been previously encountered.
        1. I've seen him before, but I can't quite place where. ‎
      4. VT (in the passive) To achieve (a certain position, often followed by an ordinal) as in a horse race.
        1. Run Ragged was placed fourth in the race. ‎
      5. VT To sing (a note) with the correct pitch.
        1. VT To arrange for or to make (a bet).
          1. I placed ten dollars on the Lakers beating the Bulls. ‎
        2. VT To recruit or match an appropriate person for a job.
          1. They phoned hoping to place her in the management team. ‎
        3. (sports) VT To place-kick (a goal).
        4. Plus d'exemples
          1. Utilisé au milieu de la phrase
            • "The company's proposal has placed Mr. Carey in a tight spot in the strike" - st/fullpage.html?res=9405E2D9173FF937A2575BC0A961958260 New York Times, 1997
            • In a much-anticipated radio broadcast the Duke of Edinburgh said last night that Britain will be a grim place in the year 2000  [ …] .
            • There are various signages at the park entrance, and other places within the park.
          2. Utilisé au début de la phrase
            • Place the plaque of conical molds, pointed side down, onto clean, empty, cardboard egg crates to support the molds so that they stand perfectly vertical.
            • Placing his hand on the doorknob he could hear his father's indignant voice: "If he's no job he can damn well sling his hook, he's not living under my roof free gratis, I want him out."
            • Place the napkin on the table just so. If that's what you mean, then say so; (or do so). ‎
          3. Utilisé dans la fin de la phrase
            • His quips at the party aimed to put the CEO in his place.
            • The river washed over the embankment at several places.
            • The creators of the griffinhalf eagle, half lion — were early paleontologists who didn’t quite have their genuses straight and put the fossilized bones in the wrong place.
        • Partie du discours Hiérarchie
          1. Noms
            • Noms Dénombrable
            • Verbes
              • Verbes intransitifs
                • Verbes transitifs
              Liens Connexes:
              1. fr place
              2. en placed
              3. en places
              4. fr places
              5. en placenta
              Source: Wiktionnaire
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              Meaning of place for the defined word.

              Grammaticalement, ce mot "place" est un nom, plus spécifiquement, un noms dénombrable. C'est aussi un verbe, plus spécifiquement, un verbes intransitif et un verbes transitif.
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