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place
pleɪs
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English Definition
(名) As a noun
  1. A job in an organization.
  2. The post or function properly or customarily occupied or served by another.
  3. An abstract mental location.
  4. A blank area.
  5. The passage that is being read.
  6. An item on a list or in a sequence.
  7. Any area set aside for a particular purpose.
  8. Where you live at a particular time.
  9. A public square with room for pedestrians.
  10. The particular portion of space occupied by something.
  11. A general vicinity.
  12. A space reserved for sitting (as in a theater or on a train or airplane).
  13. A point located with respect to surface features of some region.
  14. A particular situation.
  15. Proper or designated social situation.
  16. Proper or appropriate position or location.
(动) As a verb
  1. Recognize as being; establish the identity of someone or something.
  2. Assign a rank or rating to.
  3. Take a place in a competition; often followed by an ordinal.
  4. Estimate.
  5. To arrange for.
  6. Sing a note with the correct pitch.
  7. Finish second or better in a horse or dog race.
  8. Assign to a station.
  9. Intend (something) to move towards a certain goal.
  10. Put into a certain place or abstract location.
  11. Locate.
  12. Make an investment.
  13. Assign a location to.
  14. Place somebody in a particular situation or location.
  15. Assign to (a job or a home).
  16. Identify the location or place of.
Hyphenationplace
Part of Speech(名) noun, (动) verb, (不及物的动) intransitive verb
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放置fàngzhìto put
任命rènmìngto appoint and nominate; (job) appointment
地方dìfāngregion; regional (away from the central administration); local
地方dìfangarea; place; space; room; territory
地点dìdiǎnplace; site; location; venue
míngname; noun (part of speech); place (e.g. among winners); famous; measure word for people
地位dìwèiposition; status; place
职位zhíwèipost; office; position
住所zhùsuǒhabitation; dwelling place; residence
寓所yùsuǒdwelling
一席之地yī xí zhī dì(acknowledged) place; a role to play; niche
位次wèicìplace (in numbered sequence); degree on employment scale
去处qùchùplace; destination
地儿dìrplace; space
地头dìtóuplace; locality; edge of a field; lower margin of a page
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