Definitions For Place


  • A job in an organization
  • The post or function properly or customarily occupied or served by another
  • An abstract mental location
  • A blank area
  • The passage that is being read
  • An item on a list or in a sequence
  • Any area set aside for a particular purpose
  • Where you live at a particular time
  • A public square with room for pedestrians
  • The particular portion of space occupied by something
  • A general vicinity
  • A space reserved for sitting (as in a theater or on a train or airplane)
  • A point located with respect to surface features of some region
  • A particular situation
  • Proper or designated social situation
  • Proper or appropriate position or location
  • A specific area or region of the world : a particular city, country, etc.
  • A building or area that is used for a particular purpose
  • A building, part of a building, or area that is used for shelter


  • Recognize as being; establish the identity of someone or something
  • Assign a rank or rating to
  • Take a place in a competition; often followed by an ordinal
  • Estimate
  • To arrange for
  • Sing a note with the correct pitch
  • Finish second or better in a horse or dog race
  • Assign to a station
  • Intend (something) to move towards a certain goal
  • Put into a certain place or abstract location
  • Locate
  • Make an investment
  • Assign a location to
  • Place somebody in a particular situation or location
  • Assign to (a job or a home)
  • Identify the location or place of
  • To put (something or someone) in a particular place or position
  • To put (someone or something) in a particular state, condition, or situation

Is Place a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Place is worth 9 points in Scrabble and 12 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Place in a Sentence

  • New York City is a nice place to visit, but I wouldn't want to live there.
  • I've heard it's a good place to raise children.
  • places like Africa and South America
  • The box was placed at the center of the room.
  • You can really see the similarities when you place the two pictures side by side.
  • Her name was placed on the list.

Synonyms for Place

Antonyms for Place

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