Die Übersetzung von "place" - Englisch-Wörterbuch Malaysian


noun /pleis/

a particular spot or area

a quiet place in the country
I spent my holiday in various different places.

an empty space

tempat kosong
There’s a place for your books on this shelf.

an area or building with a particular purpose

a market place.

a seat (in a theatre/theater, train, at a table etc)

tempat duduk
He went to his place and sat down.

a position in an order, series, queue etc

She got the first place in the competition
I lost my place in the queue.

a person’s position or level of importance in society etc

Warriors rose to an important place in Aztec society.

a point in the text of a book etc

tempat bacaan
The wind was blowing the pages of my book and I kept losing my place.

duty or right

It’s not my place to tell him he’s wrong.

a job or position in a team, organization etc

He’s got a place in the team
He’s hoping for a place on the staff.

house; home

Come over to my place.

(often abbreviated to Pl.when written) a word used in the names of certain roads, streets or squares.


a number or one of a series of numbers following a decimal point

tempat perpuluhan
Make the answer correct to four decimal places.
place name noun

the name of a town, hill, valley etc.

nama tempat
go places

to be successful, especially in one’s career

That young man is sure to go places.
in the first/second etc place

expressions used to show steps in an argument, explanation etc

He decided not to buy the house, because in the first place it was too expensive, and in the second place it was too far from his office.
in place

in the proper position; tidy

dlm keadaan teratur
He left everything in place.
in place of

instead of

We advise discussion in place of argument
John couldn’t go, so I went in his place.
out of place

not suitable (to the occasion etc)

tdk kena pd tempatnya
His clothes are quite out of place at a formal dinner.

not in the proper position; untidy

tidak kemas
Although he had had to run most of the way, he arrived with not a hair out of place.
put oneself in someone else’s place

to imagine what it would be like to be someone else

memahami keadaan sso
If you put yourself in his place, you can understand why he is so careful.
put (someone) in his/her place

to remind (someone), often in a rude or angry way, of his lower social position, or lack of importance, experience etc

mengajar sso supaya tahu diri
She put him in his place with a stern telling-off.
take place

to happen

What took place after that?
take the place of

to be used instead of, or to be a substitute for

menggantikan tempat
I don’t think television will ever take the place of books.

(Die Übersetzung von "place" von PASSWORT Englisch-Wörterbuch Malaysian © 2015 K Dictionaries Ltd)