Definitions For Position


  • The act of positing; an assumption taken as a postulate or axiom
  • A job in an organization
  • The post or function properly or customarily occupied or served by another
  • (in team sports) the role assigned to an individual player
  • The act of putting something in a certain place
  • The spatial property of a place where or way in which something is situated
  • The arrangement of the body and its limbs
  • A rationalized mental attitude
  • A way of regarding situations or topics etc.
  • An item on a list or in a sequence
  • An opinion that is held in opposition to another in an argument or dispute
  • The particular portion of space occupied by something
  • The appropriate or customary location
  • A point occupied by troops for tactical reasons
  • A condition or position in which you find yourself
  • The relative position or standing of things or especially persons in a society
  • The place where someone or something is in relation to other people or things
  • The place where someone or something should be
  • The way someone stands, sits, or lies down


  • Put into a certain place or abstract location
  • Cause to be in an appropriate place, state, or relation
  • To put (something or someone) in a particular position

Is Position a Scrabble Word?

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

The word Position is worth 10 points in Scrabble and 12 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Position in a Sentence

  • From this position, you can see all of New York City's skyline.
  • Actors, please assume your positions. The show is about to begin.
  • The child fell asleep in a sitting position.
  • He positioned the chairs around the table.
  • The company is positioning itself to take advantage of a new market.
  • The shortstop was positioned well to make the play.

Synonyms for Position

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