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过去式: placed 过去分词: placed 名词复数: places 现在分词: placing
- The wall was marked with damp in several places .
- It was a very aged, ghostly place .
- They've bought zire's place cheaply .
- Mary took the place of helen as an instructor .
- The beach might be the best place to hide .
- Hurry had not badly described the place .
- Keep these things in a separate place .
- My father took his place at the head of the table .
- He tends not to stay in one place for very long .
- She hopes to get a place in the civil service .
- a job in an organization; "he occupied a post in the treasury"
同义词：position, post, berth, office, spot, billet, situation,
- the post or function properly or customarily occupied or served by another; "can you go in my stead?"; "took his place"; "in lieu of"
同义词：stead, position, lieu,
- 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 blank area; "write your name in the space provided"
同义词：space, blank space,
- the passage that is being read; "he lost his place on the page"
- an item on a list or in a sequence; "in the second place"; "moved from third to fifth position"
- any area set aside for a particular purpose; "who owns this place?"; "the president was concerned about the property across from the White House"
- 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 public square with room for pedestrians; "they met at Elm Plaza"; "Grosvenor Place"
- the particular portion of space occupied by something; "he put the lamp back in its place"
- a general vicinity; "He comes from a place near Chicago"
- 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"
- 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"
同义词：topographic point, spot,
- a particular situation; "If you were in my place what would you do?"
- proper or designated social situation; "he overstepped his place"; "the responsibilities of a man in his station"; "married above her station"
- proper or appropriate position or location; "a woman''s place is no longer in the kitchen"
- recognize as being; establish the identity of someone or something; "She identified the man on the ''wanted'' poster"
- assign a rank or rating to; "how would you rank these students?"; "The restaurant is rated highly in the food guide"
同义词：rate, rank, range, order, grade,
- take a place in a competition; often followed by an ordinal; "Jerry came in third in the Marathon"
同义词：come in, come out,
- estimate; "We put the time of arrival at 8 P.M."
- to arrange for; "place a phone call"; "place a bet"
- sing a note with the correct pitch
- finish second or better in a horse or dog race; "he bet $2 on number six to place"
- assign to a station
同义词：station, post, send,
- 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"
同义词：target, aim, direct, point,
- 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"
同义词：put, set, pose, position, lay,
- locate; "The film is set in Africa"
同义词：set, localize, localise,
- make an investment; "Put money into bonds"
同义词：invest, put, commit,
- assign a location to; "The company located some of their agents in Los Angeles"
- place somebody in a particular situation or location; "he was placed on probation"
- assign to (a job or a home)
- identify the location or place of; "We localized the source of the infection"