[noun] the particular portion of space occupied by a physical object; "he put the lamp back in its place" Synonyms: position
[noun] proper or designated social situation; "he overstepped his place"; "the responsibilities of a man in his station"; "married above her station" Synonyms: station
[noun] 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" Synonyms: seat
[noun] the passage that is being read; "he lost his place on the page"
[noun] proper or appropriate position or location; "a woman's place is no longer in the kitchen"
[noun] a public square with room for pedestrians; "they met at Elm Plaza"; "Grosvenor Place" Synonyms: plaza, piazza
[noun] an item on a list or in a sequence; "in the second place"; "moved from third to fifth position" Synonyms: position
[noun] a blank area; "write your name in the space provided" Synonyms: space, blank space
[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" Synonyms: put, set, pose, position, lay
[verb] place somebody in a particular situation or location; "he was placed on probation"
[verb] assign a rank or rating to; "how would you rank these students?"; "The restaurant is rated highly in the food guide" Synonyms: rate, rank, range, order, grade
[verb] assign a location to; "The company located some of their agents in Los Angeles" Synonyms: locate, site
[verb] to arrange for; "place a phone call", "place a bet"
[verb] take a place in a competition; often followed by an ordinal; "Jerry came in third in the Marathon" Synonyms: come in, come out
[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" Synonyms: target, aim, direct, point
[verb] recognize as being; establish the identity of someone or something; "She identified the man on the 'wanted' poster" Synonyms: identify