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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations'place', 'Place': /ˈpleɪs/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/pleɪs/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(plās)


Inflections of 'place' (v): (⇒ conjugate)
places
v 3rd person singular
placing
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing."
placed
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed."
placed
v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked."

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EngelsNederlands
place nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (location)plaats, plek nw de
 This park is one of my favourite places.
place nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (position) (positie)plek, plaats nw de
 She lost her place in the queue.
place nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (spot) (m.b.t. toegang)plaats, plek nw de
 Are there any places left for tonight's concert?
place nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. informal (house)huis nw het
 Shall we go to my place or yours?
place nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (as substitute for) (als vervanging voor)plaats nw de
 He sent a delegate to attend the ceremony in his place.
place vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (put)plaatsen, zetten overg.ww
 He placed the book on the shelf.
 
Aanvullende vertalingen
EngelsNederlands
place nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (space) (ruimte)plaats, plek nw de
 There's always a place for you in this house.
place nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (area) (omtrek)plaats, plek nw de
 She marked out a place in the sand and sat down to sunbathe.
place nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (table setting) (om te zitten)plaats nw de
 How many places do we need at the table?
place nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (function) (rol)plaats, plek nw de
 People can't agree on the place of science in theology.
place nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (standing)positie, status nw de
 All he's interested in is money and place.
place nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (in a book) (in een boek)plaats nw de
 You should bookmark your place in the novel.
place nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (rank, position)plaats nw de
 She won second place in the competition.
place nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (appropriate location) (juiste positie)plek, plaats nw de
 All the children were in their places.
place nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (job, post)baan, arbeidsplaats, betrekking nw de
 I'm looking for a place in a publishing house.
place nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (situation) (situatie)plaats, plek nw de
 This is not the right place to discuss politics.
place nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (court, short street)straat, plaats nw de
 They live on Harlow Place.
place nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. US (horse racing: second) (paardenrennen)tweede of derde
 The payoff is for win, place and show.
place viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (horse race) (paardenrennen)tweede of derde worden
 My horse didn't even place.
place vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (put person in situation)brengen overg.ww
 His action placed her in danger.
place vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (for adoption)onderbrengen overg.ww
 The child was placed with a family in another city.
place vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (rank)plaatsen, rangschikken overg.ww
 I would place him in the top ten players of all time.
place vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (situate)plaatsen, neerzetten overg.ww
 She placed vases of flowers in the dining room.
place vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (arrange)plaatsen, ordenen overg.ww
 Place the books in chronological order.
place vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (in a school, institution) (school)plaatsen, stoppen overg.ww
 They placed her in one of the country's finest schools.
place vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (employment) (werk)een baan vinden voor overg.ww
 The job agency placed him almost immediately.
place vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (appoint) (werk)aanstellen overg.ww
 They placed him as head of the new sales team.
place vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (date)zich herinneren wk.ww
  plaatsen overg.ww
 I know it was last week, but I can't place the day.
place vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (bet)inzetten overg.ww
  een weddenschap plaatsen
 You only have a minute left to place your bet.
place vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (call)bellen, telefoneren onoverg.ww
 Shall I place the call for you?
place vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (order)bestellen overg.ww
  een bestelling plaatsen
 I'd like to place an order for a dozen more items.
place vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (horse race) (paardenrennen)tweede of derde worden
 My horse placed and I won two hundred dollars.
place vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (sports) (sport)plaatsen, schieten overg.ww
 He placed the ball in the upper right corner of the net.
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plaats nw de (punt in de ruimte, plek)place nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  position nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
plek nw de (plaats)place, spot nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
opstellen,
zich opstellen
overg.ww
(een plaats geven)place vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
  set up vtr phrasal sepphrasal verb, transitive, separable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, divisible--for example, "call off" [=cancel], "call the game off," "call off the game."
  post vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
plaatsen,
zich plaatsen
overg.ww
(een plaats geven, zetten)place, put vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
lassen overg. ww (plaatsen)place vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
rekenen overg.ww (plaatsen, indelen)include vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
  place vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
tent nw de (openbare gelegenheid)place, joint nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
 Nadat ze de hele avond gedronken hadden, zetten ze de tent op stelten.
 
Aanvullende vertalingen
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situeren overg.ww (plaatsen)situate, locate, place vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
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adres nw het (woonplaats)address nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  residence, place of residence nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
afspelen wk. ww (gebeuren)happen, occur viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived."
  take place v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
bestellen overg. ww (goederen: aanvragen)book, reserve vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
  place an order v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
de nadruk leggen op overg. uitdr. (benadrukken)place emphasis on v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  stress vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
  (UK)emphasise vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
  (US)emphasize vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
de plaats innemen van overg. uitdr. (vervangen)replace vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
  take the place of v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
de plek innemen van overg. uitdr. (vervangen)replace vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
  take the place of v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
een bestelling plaatsen lidw+nw+ww (bestellen)place an order v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
een weddenschap afsluiten onoverg. uitdr. (wedden)bet viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived."
  place a bet v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
gebeuren onoverg. ww (plaatsvinden)happen, occur viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived."
  take place v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
gokken onoverg.ww (spelen om geld)gamble viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived."
  place a bet v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
in de plaats komen van overg. uitdr. (vervangen)take the place of v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  replace, substitute vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
in de plaats komen van onoverg. uitdr. (opvolgen)take the place of v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  succeed vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
onder narcose brengen overg. uitdr. (verdoven, bedwelmen) (UK)anaesthetise vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
  (US)anesthetize vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
  place under narcosis v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
onder verdoving brengen overg. uitdr. (verdoven, bedwelmen) (UK)anaesthetise vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
  (US)anesthetize vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
  place under narcosis v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
oost west thuis best uitdr. figuurlijk (thuis is het fijnst)east, west, home's best exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
  no place like home exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
op de eerste plaats bw (opsomming: ten eerste)in the first place advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
op de eerste plaats bw (sport: als eerste) (sport)in the first place, in the first position advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
  (sport)at the top of the table advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
op de plaats zetten overg. uitdr. figuurlijk (persoon: terechtwijzen) (figurative)put in place v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
op de tweede plaats bw (ten tweede)secondly advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
  in the second place advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
overeind zetten bw+overg. ww (rechtop zetten)place upright vtr + adv
plaats maken nw+ww (ruimte creëren)make room v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  give place to, give room to v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
plaatsen in ww+vz (stoppen in)place in vtr + prep
  put in vtr + prep
  (informal)stick in vtr + prep
plaatsnaam nw de (toponiem)place name nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  (formal)toponym nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
plaatsvinden onoverg.ww (gebeuren)take place v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  happen, occur viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived."
spelen onoverg.ww (plaatsvinden, voorvallen)take place v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  happen, occur viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived."
steiger nw de (aanlegplaats voor boot)wharf nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  landing stage, landing place nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
ten derde bw (op de derde plaats)thirdly, in the third place advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
ten eerste bw (op de eerste plaats)firstly, in the first place advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
ten tweede bw (op de tweede plaats)secondly, in the second place advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
uit de toon bw figuurlijk (ongepast, niet toepasselijk)inappropriate adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
  out of place advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
vallen onoverg. ww (in kansspelen)happen, occur viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived."
  take place v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
 Deze combinatie is nog nooit gevallen.
iets/iemand vervangen overg. ww (optreden in de plaats van)replace, substitute vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
  take the place of v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
woonplaats nw de (plaats waar iemand woont)place of residence, address nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  city, town nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
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decimal place nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (position to the right of the decimal point)decimaal nw de
 Round these values so that they are correct to two decimal places.
gathering place nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (place to get together)verzamelplaats nw de
 The market square was a gathering place for local people every Saturday.
 Het marktplein was elke zaterdag een ontmoetingsplaats voor de lokale bevolking.
have its place v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (be appropriate on occasion)zijn eigen plaats hebben frase
 Meat has its place in a healthy diet, but reducing the amount consumed has additional benefits.
in its place advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (in appropriate location)op zijn plek, op zijn plaats bw
 The burglar put the bracelet back in its place.
 De inbreker legde de rmband terug op zijn plaats.
in its place advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." figurative (on appropriate occasion)gepast bw
in place of advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (instead of, replacing)in plaats van bw
 You can use tinned tomatoes in place of fresh ones in this recipe.
 Je kan tomaat in blik gebruiken in plaats van verse.
in the first place advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (firstly)ten eerste, op de eerste plaats, om te beginnen bw
 Why don't I like him? Well, in the first place, he doesn't wash.
 Waarom vind ik hem niet leuk? In de eerste plaats omdat hij zich niet wast.
in the first place advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (at the beginning, initially)meteen, direct bw
 Why didn't you tell me that in the first place?
 Waarom vertelde je me dat niet meteen?
in your place advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (if I were you) (informeel)als ik jou was, in jouw plaats bw
  als ik u was, in uw plaats bw
 In your place, I would be just as confused.
 In jou plaats zou ik even verward zijn.
place: patch [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (mend: clothes, etc.)oplappen overg.ww
  verstellen overg.ww
place a value on [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (estimate monetary worth of) (figuurlijk)een prijskaartje hangen aan overg.uitdr.
 You cannot place a value on good health.
place a value on [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (consider valuable)naar waarde schatten, een waarde toedichten overg.uitdr.
place kick nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (ball kicked from stationary position) (sport)schot uit stand nw het
  (voetbal)vrije schop bn+nw de
take its place v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (serve the same purpose)vervangen overg.ww
  de plaats innemen van frase
 I knew so much about my job that nobody could take my place. Digital TV has largely taken the place of analog.
take place v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (happen, be held)plaatsvinden, plaatshebben onoverg.ww
 The concert took place in a bar. The next election in my village will take place on April 6th.
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Synoniemen: where, meer...
Collocatie: place [it, your hands] on the [table, shelf, desk], a [safe, perfect, welcoming] place, place [mats, cards, arrangements, markings], meer...

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