Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Turkish translation of “place”

See all translations

place

verb
 
 
/pleɪs/
place sth in/on, etc B2 to put something somewhere carefully
özenle/itina ile yerleştirmek/koymak
She placed a large dish in front of me.Placing and positioning an object
[T] to cause someone to be in a situation
sokmak, ...durumuna getirmek; ...konumunda bırakmak
One stupid action has placed us all at risk.Causing things to happen
can't place sb to not be able to remember who someone is or where you have met them
tanıyamamak, hatırlayamamak, çıkaramamak
I recognize her face, but I can't quite place her.Forgetting and forgetfulness
place an advertisement/bet/order, etc to arrange to have an advertisement/bet/order, etc
ilan/sipariş vermek, bahis oynamak
Planning, expecting and arrangingPlotting and trapping
place emphasis/importance, etc on sth to give something emphasis/importance, etc
önem vermek; vurgu yapmak
They place a lot of importance on qualifications.Classifying and creating order
(Definition of place verb from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “place” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

luck

the force that causes things, especially good things, to happen to you by chance and not as a result of your own efforts or abilities

Word of the Day

A certain je ne sais quoi: French words and phrases used in English

by Liz Walter,
January 21, 2015
It is an odd irony that the more sophisticated your use of English is, the more likely you are to use French words and phrases. Or, to be more accurate, ones you know to be French – words such as ballet, au pair, abattoir, fiancé, café, and restaurant are so entrenched in

Read More 

flower beard noun

January 19, 2015
a beard adorned with flowers And some of said beard-rockers are even turning it up a notch, painting trend on top of trend with what’s come to be known as ‘the flower beard.’

Read More