Translation of "place" - English-Turkish dictionary

place

noun uk us /pleɪs/
SOMEWHERE [ C ]

A1 a position, building, town, area, etc

yer, mahal, konum, bina, şehir, bölge vs.
His leg's broken in two places.
Edinburgh would be a nice place to live.
What a stupid place to park.
take place

B1 to happen

vuku bulmak, meydana gelmek, olmak
The meeting will take place next week.
in place

in the correct position

yerli yerinde, tam yerinde
The chairs are all in place.

If a rule, system, etc is in place, it has started to exist.

işlemekte, yürürlükte, uygulamada
There are now laws in place to prevent this from happening.
out of place

not in the correct position

her zamanki yerinde olmayan
Why are my files all out of place?

not right or suitable for a particular situation

yersiz, yakışıksız, uygunsuz
Everyone else was wearing jeans and I felt completely out of place in my office clothes.
all over the place

B2 in or to many different places

her tarafta, her yerde; her tarafa, her yere
There was blood all over the place.
in place of sth

B2 instead of something

yerine
Try adding fruit to your breakfast cereal in place of sugar.
HOME [ C ] informal

A2 someone's home

ev, mekân, yuva
They've just bought a place in Spain.
OPPORTUNITY [ C ]

B1 an opportunity to take part in something

durum, fırsat, yer ve zaman
She's got a place at Liverpool University to do Spanish.
in first/second/third, etc place

B1 If you are in first/second, etc place in a race or competition, that is your position.

(yarışta, yarışmada vs.) birinci/ikinci/üçüncü vs.
He finished in fifth place.
→ See also decimal place , have/take pride of place , fall into place , in the first place , put sb in their place

(Translation of “place noun” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)