英音 [pleɪs] 美音 [ples]
a point located with respect to surface features of some region;
"this is a nice place for a picnic"
"a bright spot on a planet"
any area set aside for a particular purpose;
"who owns this place?"
"the president was concerned about the property across from the White House"
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"
a general vicinity;
"He comes from a place near Chicago"
the post or function properly or customarily occupied or served by another;
"can you go in my stead?"
"took his place"
"in lieu of"
a particular situation;
"If you were in my place what would you do?"
where you live at a particular time;
"deliver the package to my home"
"he doesn't have a home to go to"
"your place or mine?"
a job in an organization;
"he occupied a post in the treasury"
the particular portion of space occupied by something;
"he put the lamp back in its place"
proper or designated social situation;
"he overstepped his place"
"the responsibilities of a man in his station"
"married above her station"
a space reserved for sitting (as in a theater or on a train or airplane);
"he booked their seats in advance"
"he sat in someone else's place"
the passage that is being read;
"he lost his place on the page"
proper or appropriate position or location;
"a woman's place is no longer in the kitchen"
a public square with room for pedestrians;
"they met at Elm Plaza"
an item on a list or in a sequence;
"in the second place"
"moved from third to fifth position"
a blank area;
"write your name in the space provided"
put into a certain place or abstract location;
"Put your things here"
"Set the tray down"
"Set the dogs on the scent of the missing children"
"Place emphasis on a certain point"
place somebody in a particular situation or location;
"he was placed on probation"
assign a rank or rating to;
"how would you rank these students?"
"The restaurant is rated highly in the food guide"
assign a location to;
"The company located some of their agents in Los Angeles"
to arrange for;
"place a phone call"
"place a bet"
take a place in a competition; often followed by an ordinal;
"Jerry came in third in the Marathon"
intend (something) to move towards a certain goal;
"He aimed his fists towards his opponent's face"
"criticism directed at her superior"
"direct your anger towards others, not towards yourself"
recognize as being; establish the identity of someone or something;
"She identified the man on the 'wanted' poster"
assign to (a job or a home)
"The film is set in Africa"
"We put the time of arrival at 8 P.M."
identify the location or place of;
"We localized the source of the infection"
make an investment;
"Put money into bonds"
assign to a station
finish second or better in a horse or dog race;
"he bet $2 on number six to place"
sing a note with the correct pitch
anyplace adv. <主美><口>任何地方;
birthplace n. 诞生地，出生地;
commonplace adj. 平凡的，陈腐的;平庸的，普通的; n. 寻常的事物;平常话，口头禅;老生常谈;备忘录;
displace vt. 移动，移走;替换，取代;排水;撤职;
emplace v. 放列，安置，安放;
everyplace adv. 到处，各处;
fireplace n. 壁炉;
marketplace n. 市场，集市;商业界;
misplace vt. 把（感情等）寄托于不值得寄托的对象;忘记把…放在什么地方，把…放错位置;
outplace vt. 取代;挤出;<美>（在正式解雇之前）帮助…谋;新职;
placebo n. 安慰剂;宽心话;为死者所诵的晚祷词;（试验药物用的）无效对照剂;
placeholder n. 占位符;
placeman n. <英><贬>禄虫（指为个人私利而任命的官吏）;
placement n. 安置，放置;实习工作，实习课;定位，[足]定位球;
placenta n. 胎盘，胎座;
placentation n. 胎盘形成;
placer n. 冲积矿，放置者;砂积矿床;淘砂;沙矿;
replace vt. 替换;代替;把…放回原位;（用…）替换;
someplace adv. 在某处;到某处; n. 某处;
workplace n. 工作场所，车间;工厂;
from place to place 各地，处处;
place isomerism 部位同分异构;
stopping place n. 停车场;
place setting n. （进餐前放在进餐者面前的）餐位餐具;
filling place 装料平台;
landing place 卸货地点，码头，登陆场所;
narrow place 局促位置;
assembling place 集合地点;
by-place n. 偏僻地方，罕见的情景;
place value n. 位值;
resting-place n. 休息处;
place to place comparision 不同地区对比;
driving place 掘进现场;
storage place 贮料场，堆栈;
infinite place 无限位;
place card n. （标有客人姓名的）席次牌;
place name n. 地名;
play place 游戏场所;
abnormal place 反常采煤区;
place-name n. 地名;
place driving 工祖推进;