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Synonyms for placepleɪs

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. topographic point, place, spot(noun)

    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"

    Synonyms:
    touch, billet, berth, seat, lieu, place, spot, plaza, station, dapple, post, property, space, spotlight, topographic point, point, shoes, position, smear, bit, fleck, blank space, slur, maculation, daub, speckle, smudge, home, stead, smirch, situation, piazza, office, stain, pip, patch, blot

  2. place, property(noun)

    any area set aside for a particular purpose

    "who owns this place?"; "the president was concerned about the property across from the White House"

    Synonyms:
    belongings, property, dimension, shoes, post, topographic point, place, prop, station, plaza, home, stead, space, holding, position, office, blank space, attribute, lieu, seat, spot, piazza, situation, berth, billet

  3. place(noun)

    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"

    Synonyms:
    property, shoes, post, topographic point, station, plaza, home, stead, space, position, office, blank space, lieu, seat, spot, piazza, situation, berth, billet

  4. place(noun)

    a general vicinity

    "He comes from a place near Chicago"

    Synonyms:
    property, shoes, post, topographic point, station, plaza, home, stead, space, position, office, blank space, lieu, seat, spot, piazza, situation, berth, billet

  5. stead, position, place, lieu(noun)

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

    "can you go in my stead?"; "took his place"; "in lieu of"

    Synonyms:
    stance, billet, berth, seat, lieu, place, spot, perspective, locating, plaza, station, view, post, property, space, topographic point, shoes, location, position, spatial relation, status, positioning, blank space, posture, military position, attitude, placement, home, emplacement, stead, situation, side, piazza, office

  6. place, shoes(noun)

    a particular situation

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

    Synonyms:
    property, shoes, post, topographic point, place, station, plaza, home, stead, space, position, office, blank space, lieu, seat, spot, piazza, situation, berth, billet

  7. home, place(noun)

    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?"

    Synonyms:
    domicile, billet, berth, seat, lieu, place, spot, base, plaza, station, plate, post, property, home base, space, topographic point, shoes, position, home plate, household, habitation, family, nursing home, blank space, abode, home, rest home, menage, stead, situation, piazza, office, house, dwelling house, dwelling

  8. position, post, berth, office, spot, billet, place, situation(noun)

    a job in an organization

    "he occupied a post in the treasury"

    Synonyms:
    stance, state of affairs, touch, billet, short letter, berth, seat, lieu, place, spot, perspective, locating, mail, bureau, authority, role, home, station, function, view, post, plaza, property, piazza, mooring, spotlight, topographic point, point, mail service, part, note, position, spatial relation, bunk, power, dapple, speckle, status, positioning, government agency, fleck, agency, blank space, posture, smear, moorage, site, slip, business office, slur, military position, maculation, attitude, daub, placement, bit, smudge, line, emplacement, space, stead, postal service, smirch, office staff, situation, side, location, office, stain, federal agency, pip, stake, built in bed, military post, shoes, patch, blot

  9. position, place(noun)

    the particular portion of space occupied by something

    "he put the lamp back in its place"

    Synonyms:
    stance, billet, berth, seat, lieu, place, spot, perspective, locating, plaza, station, view, post, property, space, topographic point, shoes, location, position, spatial relation, status, positioning, blank space, posture, military position, attitude, placement, home, emplacement, stead, situation, side, piazza, office

  10. place, station(noun)

    proper or designated social situation

    "he overstepped his place"; "the responsibilities of a man in his station"; "married above her station"

    Synonyms:
    property, shoes, post, topographic point, place, station, plaza, home, stead, space, position, office, blank space, lieu, seat, spot, piazza, situation, berth, billet

  11. seat, place(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:
    fanny, berth, tail, seat, lieu, place, spot, rear end, billet, can, nates, station, situation, post, property, fundament, space, topographic point, posterior, buttocks, behind, position, stern, bottom, backside, bum, buns, hindquarters, plaza, tail end, derriere, tooshie, stead, butt, hind end, rump, shoes, keister, ass, prat, arse, rear, blank space, piazza, office, tush, home

  12. place(noun)

    the passage that is being read

    "he lost his place on the page"

    Synonyms:
    property, shoes, post, topographic point, station, plaza, home, stead, space, position, office, blank space, lieu, seat, spot, piazza, situation, berth, billet

  13. place(noun)

    proper or appropriate position or location

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

    Synonyms:
    property, shoes, post, topographic point, station, plaza, home, stead, space, position, office, blank space, lieu, seat, spot, piazza, situation, berth, billet

  14. plaza, place, piazza(noun)

    a public square with room for pedestrians

    "they met at Elm Plaza"; "Grosvenor Place"

    Synonyms:
    property, shoes, post, topographic point, place, shopping centre, seat, piazza, plaza, home, stead, mall, station, center, shopping center, position, office, blank space, shopping mall, space, situation, spot, lieu, berth, billet

  15. place, position(noun)

    an item on a list or in a sequence

    "in the second place"; "moved from third to fifth position"

    Synonyms:
    stance, billet, berth, seat, lieu, place, spot, perspective, locating, plaza, station, view, post, property, space, topographic point, shoes, location, position, spatial relation, status, positioning, blank space, posture, military position, attitude, placement, home, emplacement, stead, situation, side, piazza, office

  16. space, blank space, place(verb)

    a blank area

    "write your name in the space provided"

    Synonyms:
    property, blank, shoes, outer space, topographic point, place, seat, station, distance, home, post, quad, spot, infinite, position, office, plaza, billet, lieu, situation, space, piazza, stead, berth, blank space

  17. put, set, place, pose, position, lay(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:
    sit, site, redact, gear up, fructify, send, mystify, put down, coiffure, plant, cast, put, prepare, do, rank, frame, place, impersonate, fix, countersink, arrange, stick, set up, define, station, gravel, aim, repose, amaze, beat, posture, come out, dress, typeset, localise, dumbfound, localize, mark, go under, point, locate, specify, correct, bewilder, set, personate, position, come in, rate, sic, range, limit, jell, grade, present, coiffe, post, baffle, lay, pose, vex, coif, commit, direct, perplex, stupefy, flummox, ready, rig, get, order, invest, identify, determine, target, puzzle, model, go down, congeal, assign, lay out, couch, adjust, nonplus

  18. place(verb)

    place somebody in a particular situation or location

    "he was placed on probation"

    Synonyms:
    put, come out, grade, aim, set, pose, locate, lay, invest, range, localize, order, site, rank, rate, direct, station, identify, position, send, commit, target, come in, post, point, localise

  19. rate, rank, range, order, grade, place(verb)

    assign a rank or rating to

    "how would you rank these students?"; "The restaurant is rated highly in the food guide"

    Synonyms:
    roll, vagabond, dictate, score, rank, ramble, mark, set up, identify, localize, range, enjoin, run, target, stray, rove, tell, post, station, place, browse, point, come in, regulate, array, graze, say, govern, cast, straddle, arrange, send, pasture, lay, wander, regularize, position, ordinate, aim, ordain, regularise, direct, grade, lay out, swan, site, tramp, value, put, crop, invest, outrank, localise, consecrate, rate, commit, drift, pose, come out, set, prescribe, order, locate, roam, set out

  20. locate, place, site(verb)

    assign a location to

    "The company located some of their agents in Los Angeles"

    Synonyms:
    put, aim, come out, order, range, set, pose, place, settle, grade, locate, lay, invest, localize, send, site, rank, rate, direct, station, identify, position, turn up, come in, target, situate, post, point, commit, localise

  21. place(verb)

    to arrange for

    "place a phone call"; "place a bet"

    Synonyms:
    put, come out, grade, aim, set, pose, locate, lay, invest, range, localize, order, site, rank, rate, direct, station, identify, position, send, commit, target, come in, post, point, localise

  22. place, come in, come out(verb)

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

    "Jerry came in third in the Marathon"

    Synonyms:
    move into, break through, start, protrude, come, rank, step up, put, show up, go into, range, commit, put in, target, come out of the closet, pop, station, out, go forth, post, place, bulge, throw in, surface, point, come in, step forward, position, aim, come on, step to the fore, come forward, pop out, lay, appear, interject, get into, direct, localize, get in, identify, come to the fore, bug out, inject, push through, egress, erupt, fall out, turn out, emerge, bulge out, invest, enter, turn up, locate, rate, grade, come forth, send, interpose, issue, come out, set, go in, order, site, pose, localise

  23. target, aim, place, direct, point(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:
    charge, taper, drive, repoint, rank, channelise, get, put, localize, organise, range, commit, target, lead, station, sharpen, maneuver, take, place, signal, designate, point, come in, betoken, position, grade, steer, purpose, take aim, show, train, lay, calculate, engineer, manoeuver, purport, aspire, aim, address, manoeuvre, direct, level, head, identify, organize, channelize, propose, luff, shoot for, draw a bead on, conduct, post, invest, bespeak, locate, rate, orient, send, orchestrate, mastermind, come out, set, guide, order, site, pose, localise, indicate

  24. identify, place(verb)

    recognize as being; establish the identity of someone or something

    "She identified the man on the 'wanted' poster"

    Synonyms:
    put, aim, come out, key out, post, grade, range, set, describe, pose, place, name, locate, lay, invest, localize, send, site, rank, rate, direct, station, identify, position, come in, distinguish, target, discover, order, key, point, commit, localise

  25. place(verb)

    assign to (a job or a home)

    Synonyms:
    put, come out, grade, aim, set, pose, locate, lay, invest, range, localize, order, site, rank, rate, direct, station, identify, position, send, commit, target, come in, post, point, localise

  26. set, localize, localise, place(verb)

    locate

    "The film is set in Africa"

    Synonyms:
    plant, go under, come out, dress, place, prepare, mark, put, identify, localize, coiffe, fix, commit, target, fructify, station, gear up, go down, post, jell, focalise, point, come in, position, grade, arrange, define, specify, lay, correct, countersink, do, determine, coiffure, aim, order, direct, invest, lay out, coif, ready, set up, congeal, sic, rank, locate, rate, limit, send, focalize, set, typeset, adjust, rig, site, pose, localise, range

  27. place, put, set(verb)

    estimate

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

    Synonyms:
    lay out, go under, dress, rank, prepare, mark, put, localize, range, fix, commit, target, fructify, station, gear up, go down, post, place, specify, frame, point, come in, position, aim, arrange, cast, assign, redact, lay, correct, countersink, jell, plant, determine, coiffure, do, define, direct, grade, couch, identify, coif, ready, set up, invest, sic, locate, rate, coiffe, limit, send, rig, come out, set, typeset, adjust, order, site, pose, localise, congeal

  28. place, localize, localise(verb)

    identify the location or place of

    "We localized the source of the infection"

    Synonyms:
    put, come out, focalize, grade, aim, set, pose, place, focalise, locate, lay, invest, range, localize, order, site, rank, rate, direct, station, identify, position, send, commit, target, come in, post, point, localise

  29. invest, put, commit, place(verb)

    make an investment

    "Put money into bonds"

    Synonyms:
    dedicate, seat, institutionalize, empower, put, endue, localize, perpetrate, intrust, trust, commit, enthrone, target, vest, post, station, place, frame, point, come in, gift, position, grade, arrange, adorn, assign, pull, lay, institutionalise, give, aim, cast, devote, redact, couch, identify, direct, charge, practice, endow, indue, site, set up, invest, confide, rank, consecrate, rate, clothe, send, induct, entrust, come out, set, order, locate, pose, localise, range

  30. station, post, send, place(verb)

    assign to a station

    Synonyms:
    stake, ship, beam, get off, rank, put, mail, localize, range, send off, commit, station, put up, post, place, point, come in, brand, position, grade, target, lay, institutionalise, carry, locate, transport, aim, direct, identify, charge, broadcast, send out, invest, air, rate, institutionalize, send, come out, set, order, site, pose, localise, transmit

  31. place(verb)

    finish second or better in a horse or dog race

    "he bet $2 on number six to place"

    Synonyms:
    put, come out, grade, aim, set, pose, locate, lay, invest, range, localize, order, site, rank, rate, direct, station, identify, position, send, commit, target, come in, post, point, localise

  32. place(verb)

    sing a note with the correct pitch

    Synonyms:
    put, come out, grade, aim, set, pose, locate, lay, invest, range, localize, order, site, rank, rate, direct, station, identify, position, send, commit, target, come in, post, point, localise

Wiktionary

  1. place(verb)

    Synonyms:
    make, achieve

  2. place(noun)

    A location or position.

    Synonyms:
    put down, lay down, lay, deposit, location, position, situation, spot

  3. place(noun)

    To earn a given spot in a competition.

    Synonyms:
    square, piazza, plaza, courtyard

  4. place(noun)

    To sing (a note) with the correct pitch.

    Synonyms:
    seat, reach

  5. place(verb)

    To arrange for or to make (a bet).

    Synonyms:
    mindset, frame of mind, mood

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. place

    Put is the most general term for bringing an object to some point or within some space, however exactly or loosely; we may put a horse in a pasture, or put a bullet in a rifle or into an enemy. Place denotes more careful movement and more exact location; as, to place a crown on one's head, or a garrison in a city. To lay is to place in a horizontal position; to set is to place in an upright position; we lay a cloth, and set a dish upon a table. To deposit is to put in a place of security for future use; as, to deposit money in a bank; the original sense, to lay down or let down (quietly), is also common; as, the stream deposits sediment.

    Synonyms:
    deposit, lay, put, set

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. place(n.)

    Synonyms:
    situation, position, locality, location, station, spot, site, ground

  2. place(n.)

    Synonyms:
    office, charge, function, employment, post

  3. place(n.)

    Synonyms:
    rank, standing, grade, condition, occupation, calling

  4. place(n.)

    Synonyms:
    mansion, residence, abode, dwelling seat

  5. place(n.)

    Synonyms:
    town, village, city

  6. place(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    put, set, station, lay, settle, deposit, commit, locate, seat, fix, establish, dispose, arrange

  7. place(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    invest, put at interest


Translations for place

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • مكان, وضعArabic
  • ме́сцаBelarusian
  • мя́стоBulgarian
  • lloc, col·locarCatalan, Valencian
  • místo, umístit, zařaditCzech
  • stedDanish
  • Platz, Stelle, Position, Sitzplatz, Ort, Sitz, Bude, stellen, plazieren, einordnenGerman
  • τόπος, τοποθεσία, χώρος, πλατεία, θέση, περιοχή, μέρος, σημείοGreek
  • lokoEsperanto
  • puesto, casa, lugar, posición, asiento, sitio, plaza, poner, colocarse, entonar, apostar, clasificarse, situar, colocar, contratarSpanish
  • istekoht, koht, plats, paikEstonian
  • محل, جایگاه, مقام, پست, جا, جایPersian
  • paikka, aukio, paikkakunta, kämppä, tehtävä, asia, talot, sija, laittaa, asettaa, sjoittua, paikantaa, sijoittaa, panna, sijoittua, laulaa oikeinFinnish
  • lieu, endroit, place, placer, arriver, faire, poser, se placer, mettreFrench
  • plakWestern Frisian
  • plás, áitIrish
  • ionad, àiteScottish Gaelic
  • lugarGalician
  • מיקום, אזור, בית, מקום, מצב, מיקם, הגיעHebrew
  • जगहHindi
  • andwa, koteHaitian Creole
  • hely, tér, férőhely, ülőhely, helyezni, tenniHungarian
  • տեղArmenian
  • lokoIdo
  • posto, posizione, luogo, piazza, posare, collocare, mettereItalian
  • 位置, 役割, 身分, 場所, 職, 空間, 場, 市場, 感覚, 家, 境遇, 環境, 役目, 仕事, 桁, 地位, 役職, 所, 余地, 広場, 団地, 地方, 席, 居場所, 立場, 定まる, 就職させる, 配置, 置く, 付ける, 収める, 入賞する, 思い当たる, なる, つく, 決まる, 賭ける, 任命, 職を与える, 入れる, 定める, 割り当てるJapanese
  • ადგილი, მოედანი, მდებარეობა, ადგილ-მდებარეობაGeorgian
  • 장소, 곳, 두다Korean
  • جێگه, der, cih, شوێنKurdish
  • positio, platea, locus, status, forum, locōLatin
  • vieta, aikštė, padėtiLithuanian
  • vieta, sēdvieta, likt, nolikt, iecelt, iekārtotLatvian
  • wāhi, panga, whakaawe, whakatakotoMāori
  • ме́сто, пласира, става, сместуваMacedonian
  • газарMongolian
  • tempatMalay
  • plein, huis, thuis, tehuis, plaats, huizen, positie, posities, plaatsenDutch
  • sted, plass, posisjon, rolle, ståsted, plassere seg, plassere, sette, treffeNorwegian
  • luec, luòcOccitan
  • miejsce, placPolish
  • ځایPashto, Pushto
  • lugar, posição, praça, região, casa, algarismo, local, vila, área, mentalidade, assento, papel, colocar, pôr, chegar, obter, cantar, apostar, contratar, classificar-se, lembrar-se, entoar, Lugar, colocarPortuguese
  • churayQuechua
  • liug, liac, plaz, li, lö, lieu, plazzaRomansh
  • pătrat, loc, piață, puneRomanian
  • ме́сто, дом, жили́ще, пози́ция, пло́щадь, до́лжность, положе́ние, положить, помещать, поместить, класть, ставить, поставитьRussian
  • locu, loguSardinian
  • mjesto, место, mesto, gajba, мјестоSerbo-Croatian
  • miestoSlovak
  • mésto, tŕg, kràj, sédežSlovene
  • vendAlbanian
  • säte, gård, plats, post, sittplats, ställe, placering, torg, skaffa, lägga, placera, sätta, anställning, utnämna, erinra, ställaSwedish
  • pahali, mahailSwahili
  • స్థలము, నివాసాలు, గృహాలు, జాగా, ఇల్లు, ఎదురు నిలుచు, సభ్యత్వము, బహిరంగ ప్రదేశం, ఇళ్ళు, స్థానము, చోటు, నిలబడుట, జ్ఞప్తికి వచ్చు, పందెము, సాధించు, స్వరశుద్ధమైన పాట, నిర్ణీత ప్రదేశంలో ఉంచు, తగని నియామకంTelugu
  • บริเวณThai
  • турTatar
  • мі́сцеUkrainian
  • جگہUrdu
  • nơiVietnamese
  • plaece, djîsseWalloon

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