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Synonyms for position

Collins Thesaurus of the English Language – Complete and Unabridged 2nd Edition. 2002 © HarperCollins Publishers 1995, 2002

Synonyms for position

the place where a person or thing is located

the way in which one is placed or arranged

one's place and direction relative to one's surroundings

a frame of mind affecting one's thoughts or behavior

something believed or accepted as true by a person

positioning of one individual vis-à-vis others

to put in or assign to a certain position or location

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Synonyms for position

a point occupied by troops for tactical reasons

a job in an organization

the appropriate or customary location

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a condition or position in which you find yourself

an opinion that is held in opposition to another in an argument or dispute


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an item on a list or in a sequence

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

the act of positing

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cause to be in an appropriate place, state, or relation

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Differences: cloud formation changed, extra Canada goose in sky, flag on tent, paddle for canoe, campfire pit, a piece of driftwood in the water, decoration on cooler, wider tree trunk, picnic basket or sandcastle, butterfly position changed, squirrel or chipmunk, and spider's web or bird's nest.
Groin (Photo 3): Assume the seated butterfly position, with torso erect, bottom of feet together, and elbows on inside of knees.
* Sit on the floor, with back upright and soles of your feet together in a butterfly position. Hands can rest on your ankles.
With Thornton down in a butterfly position, Moore slipped the puck between his left leg and the goal post from 15 feet out to tie the game at the 8:15 of the third.
In a second period littered with penalties, Solihull picked up four more goals, but Colby produced one of the saves of the season, extending his leg out from the butterfly position to get a toe on to the puck as the Solihull forward tried to slip it into the corner.