Definition of "Place" :
noun: a job in an organization
noun: the post or function properly or customarily occupied or served by another
"Took his place."
noun: an abstract mental location
"He has a special place in my thoughts."
noun: a blank area
noun: the passage that is being read
"He lost his place on the page."
noun: an item on a list or in a sequence
"In the second place."
noun: any area set aside for a particular purpose
"Who owns this place?."
noun: where you live at a particular time
"Your place or mine?."
noun: a public square with room for pedestrians
noun: the particular portion of space occupied by something
"He put the lamp back in its place."
noun: a general vicinity
"He comes from a place near Chicago."
noun: a space reserved for sitting (as in a theater or on a train or airplane)
"He sat in someone else's place."
noun: a point located with respect to surface features of some region
"This is a nice place for a picnic."
noun: a particular situation
"If you were in my place what would you do?."
noun: proper or designated social situation
"He overstepped his place."
noun: proper or appropriate position or location
"A woman's place is no longer in the kitchen."
verb: recognize as being; establish the identity of someone or something
verb: assign a rank or rating to
verb: take a place in a competition; often followed by an ordinal
verb: to arrange for
"Place a phone call."
verb: sing a note with the correct pitch
verb: finish second or better in a horse or dog race
"He bet $2 on number six to place."
verb: assign to a station
verb: intend (something) to move towards a certain goal
verb: put into a certain place or abstract location
"Place emphasis on a certain point."
verb: make an investment
verb: assign a location to
verb: place somebody in a particular situation or location
"He was placed on probation."
verb: assign to (a job or a home)
verb: identify the location or place of