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EN[pleɪs]
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  • Place est un nom commun ou un nom propre qui peut se référer à :
  • 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
            • Find a safe place where you can heal up before returning to the scene of combat.
            • Traditionally a village smithy was a busy place because the smith's work was so necessary.
            • I placed the advertisement yesterday, and the phone has been ringing off the hook ever since.
          2. Utilisé au début de la phrase
            • 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 plaque of conical molds, pointed side down, onto clean, empty, cardboard egg crates to support the molds so that they stand perfectly vertical.
            • 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
            • The laminate adhesive has very aggressive tack and is hard to move once in place.
            • 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.
            • Long even before the last tenant had occupied it, the room had been regarded with fear and aversion, and the end of that last tenant had in no way lightened the gloom that hung about the place.

        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.
        • Partie du discours Hiérarchie
          1. Noms
            • Noms Dénombrable
            • Verbes
              • Verbes intransitifs
                • Verbes transitifs
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