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Synonyms for place

entrust to

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  • entrust to
  • give to
  • assign to
  • appoint to
  • allocate to
  • find a home for

identify

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in place: in position

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in place of

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  • instead of
  • rather than
  • in exchange for
  • as an alternative to
  • taking the place of
  • in lieu of
  • as a substitute for
  • as a replacement for

out of place: out of position

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put someone in their place

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  • humble
  • humiliate
  • deflate
  • crush
  • mortify
  • take the wind out of someone's sails
  • cut someone down to size
  • take someone down a peg
  • make someone eat humble pie
  • bring someone down to size
  • make someone swallow their pride
  • settle someone's hash

take the place of

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Synonyms for place

a particular portion of space chosen for something

a building or shelter where one lives

a particular geographic area

the function or position customarily occupied by another

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the proper or designated location

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positioning of one individual vis-à-vis others

to deposit in a specified place

to put in or assign to a certain position or location

to calculate approximately

to establish the identification of

to ascribe (a misdeed or an error, for example) to

to complete a race or competition in a specified position

Synonyms for place

an abstract mental location

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

a particular situation

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where you live at a particular time

a job in an organization

proper or designated social situation

a space reserved for sitting (as in a theater or on a train or airplane)

the passage that is being read

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proper or appropriate position or location

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a public square with room for pedestrians

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an item on a list or in a sequence

place somebody in a particular situation or location

assign a location to

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to arrange for

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take a place in a competition

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intend (something) to move towards a certain goal

assign to (a job or a home)

locate

estimate

identify the location or place of

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assign to a station

finish second or better in a horse or dog race

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sing a note with the correct pitch

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References in classic literature ?
1) Cases in which only certain appearances of the object change, while others, and especially appearances from places very near to the object, do not change;
it deals primarily with processes in which the unity of a physical object need not be broken up because all its appearances change simultaneously according to the same law--or, if not all, at any rate all from places sufficiently near to the object, with in creasing accuracy as we approach the object.
Still moving through the gloom of the Church of the Holy Sepulchre we came to a small chapel, hewn out of the rock--a place which has been known as "The Prison of Our Lord" for many centuries.
But the feature of the place is a short column that rises from the middle of the marble pavement of the chapel, and marks the exact centre of the earth.
The village had a very strong smell, and a curious habit of building boats in the street between intervals of detached cottages; a helpless, muddy, fishy little place.
The atmosphere of the place was heavy and mouldy, being rendered additionally oppressive by the closing of the door which led into the church.
said the cheerful clerk; "but when you're in a lost corner of a place like this, what are you to do?
how wet she is, and that the damp streets are not a place for her?
The fire is in a rough place, but you can pass the night beside it safely, if you'll trust yourselves to me.
If we don't buy the Morgan place someone else will--and there is no other house in the Glen we would care to have, and no other really good site on which to build.
if I had but been sent to any place in the world, and not to Newgate, I should have thought myself happy.
I cried involuntarily, as the song ended amid multitudinous applause; and I thus attracted the attention of another who sat near me as lonely as myself, but evidently quite at home in the place.
The first place to be met with in travelling along the coast of Africa is Rondelo, situate over against Toro, and celebrated for the same miraculous passage.
Finally all the hatred and maniacal loathing for these awful creatures who had placed me in this horrible place was centered by my tottering reason upon this single emissary who represented to me the entire horde of Warhoons.
When I found this, I resolved to quit the place that I had hitherto inhabited, to seek for one where the few wants I experienced would be more easily satisfied.