Nouns (32)
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situation, place, billet, spot, office, berth, post, position
n. a job in an organization; "he occupied a post in the treasury"
lieu, place, position, stead
n. the post or function properly or customarily occupied or served by another; "can you go in my stead?"; "took his place"; "in lieu of"
place
n. 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"
place
n. the passage that is being read; "he lost his place on the page"
place
n. a job in an organization; "he occupied a post in the treasury"
property, place
n. any area set aside for a particular purpose; "who owns this place?"; "the president was concerned about the property across from the White House"
place, home
n. 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?"
piazza, place, plaza
n. a public square with room for pedestrians; "they met at Elm Plaza"; "Grosvenor Place"
place, position
n. the particular portion of space occupied by something; "he put the lamp back in its place"
place
n. a general vicinity; "He comes from a place near Chicago"
topographic point, spot, place
n. 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"
place
n. proper or appropriate position or location; "a woman's place is no longer in the kitchen"
station, place
n. proper or designated social situation; "he overstepped his place"; "the responsibilities of a man in his station"; "married above her station"
Place
n. [a particular area in space in relation to others]
Verbs (40)
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place, identify
v. recognize as being; establish the identity of someone or something; "She identified the man on the 'wanted' poster"
place, grade, order, range, rank, rate
v. assign a rank or rating to; "how would you rank these students?"; "The restaurant is rated highly in the food guide"
place
v. finish second or better in a horse or dog race; "he bet $2 on number six to place"
place
v. sing a note with the correct pitch
place, send, post, station
v. assign to a station
set, put, place
v. estimate; "We put the time of arrival at 8 P.M."
lay, position, pose, place, set, put
v. 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"
localise, place, localize, set
v. locate; "The film is set in Africa"
place, commit, put, invest
v. make an investment; "Put money into bonds"
locate, site, place
v. make an investment; "Put money into bonds"
place
v. assign to (a job or a home)
assign to, place
v. assign to (a job or a home)
localise, localize, place
v. identify the location or place of; "We localized the source of the infection"
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Adjectives (0)
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Fuzzynyms (287)
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location
n. a workplace away from a studio at which some or all of a movie may be made; "they shot the film on location in Nevada"
situation, place, billet, spot, office, berth, post, position
n. a job in an organization; "he occupied a post in the treasury"
profession
n. an occupation requiring special education (especially in the liberal arts or sciences)
assignment
n. an undertaking that you have been assigned to do (as by an instructor)
missionary work, mission
n. the organized work of a religious missionary
undertaking
n. the trade of a funeral director
position
n. the act of positing; an assumption taken as a postulate or axiom
balcony
n. an upper floor projecting from the rear over the main floor in an auditorium
gallery, verandah, veranda
n. a porch along the outside of a building (sometimes partly enclosed)
courtyard, court
n. an area wholly or partly surrounded by walls or buildings; "the house was built around an inner court"
garden
n. a plot of ground where plants are cultivated
centre, center
n. a place where some particular activity is concentrated; "they received messages from several centers"
terrace, patio
n. usually paved outdoor area adjoining a residence
quadrangle, quad
n. a rectangular area surrounded on all sides by buildings
garden
n. a yard or lawn adjoining a house
point
n. a distinguishing or individuating characteristic; "he knows my bad points as well as my good points"
point
n. a distinguishing or individuating characteristic; "he knows my bad points as well as my good points"
family unit, family
n. primary social group; parents and children; "he wanted to have a good job before starting a family"
house
n. the management of a gambling house or casino; "the house gets a percentage of every bet"
brood
n. the young of an animal cared for at one time
posterity, descendants
n. all of the offspring of a given progenitor; "we must secure the benefits of freedom for ourselves and our posterity"
meadow, hayfield
n. a field where grass or alfalfa are grown to be made into hay
reserve, reservation
n. a district that is reserved for particular purpose
lawn
n. a field of cultivated and mowed grass
parkland, park
n. a large area of land preserved in its natural state as public property; "there are laws that protect the wildlife in this park"
situation, site
n. physical position in relation to the surroundings; "the sites are determined by highly specific sequences of nucleotides"
situation, site
n. physical position in relation to the surroundings; "the sites are determined by highly specific sequences of nucleotides"
moorage
n. a fee for mooring
neighborhood
n. an area within a city or town that has some distinctive features (especially one forming a community); "an ethnic neighborhood"
neighborhood
n. an area within a city or town that has some distinctive features (especially one forming a community); "an ethnic neighborhood"
land site, site
n. the piece of land on which something is located (or is to be located); "a good site for the school"
space
n. an area reserved for some particular purpose; "the laboratory's floor space"
topographic point, spot, place
n. 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"
locus
n. the set of all points or lines that satisfy or are determined by specific conditions; "the locus of points equidistant from a given point is a circle"
house servant, domestic help, domestic
n. a servant who is paid to perform menial tasks around the household
kinsperson, family, kin
n. a person having kinship with another or others; "he's kin"; "he's family"
issue, progeny, offspring
n. the immediate descendants of a person; "she was the mother of many offspring"; "he died without issue"
payoff, yield, proceeds, takings, take, issue, return
n. the income or profit arising from such transactions as the sale of land or other property; "the average return was about 5%"
dealings, relations
n. mutual dealings or connections or communications among persons or groups
situation
n. a complex or critical or unusual difficulty; "the dangerous situation developed suddenly"; "that's quite a situation"; "no human situation is simple"
point, stage, level, degree
n. a specific identifiable position in a continuum or series or especially in a process; "a remarkable degree of frankness"; "at what stage are the social sciences?"
power, office
n. (of a government or government official) holding an office means being in power; "being in office already gives a candidate a great advantage"; "during his first year in office"; "during his first year in power"; "the power of the president"
position, status
n. the relative position or standing of things or especially persons in a society; "he had the status of a minor"; "the novel attained the status of a classic"; "atheists do not enjoy a favorable position in American life"
standing
n. social or financial or professional status or reputation; "of equal standing"; "a member in good standing"
title, championship
n. the status of being a champion; "he held the title for two years"
terms, footing
n. status with respect to the relations between people or groups; "on good terms with her in-laws"; "on a friendly footing"
tier, level, grade
n. a relative position or degree of value in a graded group; "lumber of the highest grade"
rank
n. relative status; "his salary was determined by his rank and seniority"
caste
n. social status or position conferred by a system based on class; "lose caste by doing work beneath one's station"
reputation, repute
n. the state of being held in high esteem and honor
relocate
v. move or establish in a new location; "We had to relocate the office because the rent was too high"
relocate
v. move or establish in a new location; "We had to relocate the office because the rent was too high"
people
v. fill with people; "Stalin wanted to people the empty steppes"
systemise, systemize, systematise, systematize
v. arrange according to a system or reduce to a system; "systematize our scientific knowledge"
codify
v. organize into a code or system, such as a body of law; "Hammurabi codified the laws"
camp
v. give an artificially banal or sexual quality to
camp
v. give an artificially banal or sexual quality to
label
v. distinguish (an element or atom) by using a radioactive isotope or an isotope of unusual mass for tracing through chemical reactions
label
v. distinguish (as a compound or molecule) by introducing a labeled atom
sort out, assort, separate, sort, class, classify
v. arrange or order by classes or categories; "How would you classify these pottery shards--are they prehistoric?"
schedule
v. plan for an activity or event; "I've scheduled a concert next week"
consider
v. regard or treat with consideration, respect, and esteem; "Please consider your family"
give
v. propose; "He gave the first of many toasts at the birthday party"
advise, suggest, propose
v. make a proposal, declare a plan for something; "the senator proposed to abolish the sales tax"
subject, submit
v. refer for judgment or consideration; "The lawyers submitted the material to the court"
pop the question, declare oneself, offer, propose
v. ask (someone) to marry you; "he popped the question on Sunday night"; "she proposed marriage to the man she had known for only two months"; "The old bachelor finally declared himself to the young woman"
undertake, contract
v. enter into a contractual arrangement
undertake, contract
v. enter into a contractual arrangement
declare, announce
v. announce publicly or officially; "The President declared war"
judge, label, pronounce
v. pronounce judgment on; "They labeled him unfit to work here"
decree
v. issue a decree; "The King only can decree"
man
v. provide with workers; "We cannot man all the desks"; "Students were manning the booths"
place, send, post, station
v. assign to a station
utilise, employ, apply, utilize, use
v. put into service; make work or employ for a particular purpose or for its inherent or natural purpose; "use your head!"; "we only use Spanish at home"; "I can't use this tool"; "Apply a magnetic field here"; "This thinking was applied to many projects"; "How do you utilize this tool?"; "I apply this rule to get good results"; "use the plastic bags to store the food"; "He doesn't know how to use a computer"
utilise, employ, apply, utilize, use
v. put into service; make work or employ for a particular purpose or for its inherent or natural purpose; "use your head!"; "we only use Spanish at home"; "I can't use this tool"; "Apply a magnetic field here"; "This thinking was applied to many projects"; "How do you utilize this tool?"; "I apply this rule to get good results"; "use the plastic bags to store the food"; "He doesn't know how to use a computer"
hang up
v. put a telephone receiver back in its cradle
stick on, affix
v. attach to; "affix the seal here"
infix, introduce, enter, insert
v. put or introduce into something; "insert a picture into the text"
heave up, heft, heave, heft up
v. lift or elevate
scatter
v. sow by scattering; "scatter seeds"
set
v. put into a position that will restore a normal state; "set a broken bone"
set up, put in, instal, install
v. set up for use; "install the washer and dryer"; "We put in a new sink"
set up, put in, instal, install
v. set up for use; "install the washer and dryer"; "We put in a new sink"
deposit, posit, fix, situate
v. put (something somewhere) firmly; "She posited her hand on his shoulder"; "deposit the suitcase on the bench"; "fix your eyes on this spot"
mark, label, tag
v. attach a tag or label to; "label these bottles"
originate
v. begin a trip at a certain point, as of a plane, train, bus, etc.; "The flight originates in Calcutta"
throw
v. throw (a die) out onto a flat surface; "Throw a six"
build
v. found or ground; "build a defense on nothing but the accused person's reputation"
represent, present, stage
v. perform (a play), especially on a stage; "we are going to stage `Othello'"
make up
v. devise or compose; "This designer makes up our Spring collections"
venerate, revere, fear, reverence
v. regard with feelings of respect and reverence; consider hallowed or exalted or be in awe of; "Fear God as your father"; "We venerate genius"
look up to, admire
v. feel admiration for
start, jump, startle
v. move or jump suddenly, as if in surprise or alarm; "She startled when I walked into the room"
climb on, jump on, get on, mount up, hop on, bestride, mount
v. get up on the back of; "mount a horse"
send on, forward
v. send or ship onward from an intermediate post or station in transit; "forward my mail"
heave
v. move or cause to move in a specified way, direction, or position; "The vessel hove into sight"
turn over, pass on, give, reach, hand, pass
v. place into the hands or custody of; "hand me the spoon, please"; "Turn the files over to me, please"; "He turned over the prisoner to his lawyers"
fund
v. furnish money for; "The government funds basic research in many areas"
finance
v. obtain or provide money for; "Can we finance the addition to our home?"
portion, allot, assign
v. give out; "We were assigned new uniforms"
put up, contribute
v. provide; "The city has to put up half the required amount"
enlist, engage
v. hire for work or assistance; "engage aid, help, services, or support"
enlist, engage
v. hire for work or assistance; "engage aid, help, services, or support"
submit, present
v. hand over formally
submit, present
v. hand over formally
donate
v. give to a charity or good cause; "I donated blood to the Red Cross for the victims of the earthquake"; "donate money to the orphanage"; "She donates to her favorite charity every month"
sequester
v. requisition forcibly, as of enemy property; "the estate was sequestered"
offer up, offer
v. present as an act of worship; "offer prayers to the gods"
offer up, offer
v. present as an act of worship; "offer prayers to the gods"
deal
v. give (a specific card) to a player; "He dealt me the Queen of Spades"
grant, cede, yield, concede
v. give over; surrender or relinquish to the physical control of another
locate, site, place
v. make an investment; "Put money into bonds"
institutionalise, charge, send, institutionalize, commit
v. cause to be admitted; of persons to an institution; "After the second episode, she had to be committed"; "he was committed to prison"
employ, engage, hire
v. engage or hire for work; "They hired two new secretaries in the department"; "How many people has she employed?"
domiciliate, put up, house
v. provide housing for; "The immigrants were housed in a new development outside the town"
lease, charter, hire, rent
v. hold under a lease or rental agreement; of goods and services
lease, charter, hire, rent
v. hold under a lease or rental agreement; of goods and services
commission
v. put into commission; equip for service; of ships
commission
v. put into commission; equip for service; of ships
deport, deliver, extradite
v. hand over to the authorities of another country; "They extradited the fugitive to his native country so he could be tried there"
reward, honour, honor
v. bestow honor or rewards upon; "Today we honor our soldiers"; "The scout was rewarded for courageous action"
misrepresent, wangle, cook, falsify, fake, manipulate, fudge
v. tamper, with the purpose of deception; "Fudge the figures"; "cook the books"; "falsify the data"
lodge
v. be a lodger; stay temporarily; "Where are you lodging in Paris?"
canton, billet, quarter
v. provide housing for (military personnel)
camp out, tent, bivouac, encamp, camp
v. live in or as if in a tent; "Can we go camping again this summer?"; "The circus tented near the town"; "The houseguests had to camp in the living room"
nest
v. inhabit a nest, usually after building; "birds are nesting outside my window every Spring"
locate, situate
v. determine or indicate the place, site, or limits of, as if by an instrument or by a survey; "Our sense of sight enables us to locate objects in space"; "Locate the boundaries of the property"
Synonyms (16)
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range with, group with
v. group with
take aim, direct, train, take, aim
v. point or cause to go (blows, weapons, or objects such as photographic equipment) towards; "Please don't aim at your little brother!"; "He trained his gun on the burglar"; "Don't train your camera on the women"; "Take a swipe at one's opponent"
point, level, charge
v. direct into a position for use; "point a gun"; "He charged his weapon at me"
lay on, spread on
v. lay on
piece, patch
v. to join or unite the pieces of; "patch the skirt"
compile, compose
v. put together out of existing material; "compile a list"
Antonyms (13)
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sequester
v. undergo sequestration by forming a stable compound with an ion; "The cations were sequestered"
disarrange
v. destroy the arrangement or order of; "My son disarranged the papers on my desk"
pick up
v. give a passenger or a hitchhiker a lift; "We picked up a hitchhiker on the highway"
gather up, lift up, pick up
v. take and lift upward
transfer
v. cause to change ownership; "I transferred my stock holdings to my children"
draw off, take out, draw, withdraw
v. remove (a commodity) from (a supply source); "She drew $2,000 from the account"; "The doctors drew medical supplies from the hospital's emergency bank"
disinvest, divest
v. reduce or dispose of; cease to hold (an investment); "The company decided to divest"; "the board of trustees divested $20 million in real estate property"; "There was pressure on the university to disinvest in South Africa"
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