14 entries found for place. The first 10 are listed below.
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Main Entry: 1place
Function: noun 1: an available space : ROOM <make a place for the newcomer> 2 a: a region not made clear in description <all over the place> b: a building or spot set apart for a special purpose <a place of learning> 3 a: a certain region or center of population <a nice place to visit> b: 1HOUSE 1, dwelling <nice place you have here> <our summer place> 4: a certain part of a surface or body : SPOT <a sore place on my shoulder> <lost my place in the book> 5: relative position in a scale or series <kept them in their place> <in the first place, you're wrong> <finished in last place> 6 a: a proper position <the place of education in society> b: a suitable moment or point <this is not the place to discuss that problem> 7 a: an available seat or accommodation <needs a place to stay> b: usual space or use <paper towels take the place of linen> 8: the position of a digit in a numeral <the number 316 has three places> <in 2.718 the digit 1 is two places after the decimal point> 9: JOB 3, position 10: a public square 11: a short street 12: second position at the finish (as of a horse race)