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'place' - used as a noun
Synonyms for 'place'
1. a point located with respect to surface features of some region
this is a nice place for a picnic
2. any area set aside for a particular purpose
who owns this place?
3. 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
4. a general vicinity
He comes from a place near Chicago
5. the post or function properly or customarily occupied or served by another
took his place
6. a particular situation
If you were in my place what would you do?
7. where you live at a particular time
your place or mine?
8. a job in an organization
9. the particular portion of space occupied by something
he put the lamp back in its place
10. proper or designated social situation
he overstepped his place
11. a space reserved for sitting (as in a theater or on a train or airplane)
he sat in someone else's place
12. the passage that is being read
he lost his place on the page
13. proper or appropriate position or location
a woman's place is no longer in the kitchen
14. a public square with room for pedestrians
Grosvenor Place
15. an item on a list or in a sequence
in the second place
16. a blank area

'place' - used as a verb
17. put into a certain place or abstract location
Place emphasis on a certain point
18. place somebody in a particular situation or location
he was placed on probation
19. assign a rank or rating to
20. assign a location to
21. to arrange for
place a phone call
place a bet
22. take a place in a competition; often followed by an ordinal
23. intend (something) to move towards a certain goal
24. recognize as being; establish the identity of someone or something
25. assign to (a job or a home)
26. locate
27. estimate
28. identify the location or place of
29. make an investment
30. assign to a station
31. finish second or better in a horse or dog race
he bet $2 on number six to place
32. sing a note with the correct pitch

derived forms
1. Place / Plural
places
2. Place / Past
placed
3. Place / Third Person
places
4. Place / Present Participle
placing
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