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Polish translation of “position”

position

noun
 
 
/pəˈzɪʃən/
SITTING/STANDING [C, U] B1 the way someone is sitting, standing, or lying, or if something is pointing up or down, etc
pozycja
a kneeling position I go to sleep on my back but I always wake up in a different position. Make sure your chair is in the upright position.Sitting and standing
SITUATION [C] B1 the situation that someone is in
położenie
[usually singular] She's in a very difficult position.Situations and circumstances
be in a position to do sth to be able to do something because of your situation
być w stanie coś zrobić , móc coś zrobić
I'm not in a position to talk about this at the moment.Opportunity Freedom to act
PLACE [C] B1 the place where someone or something is
pozycja
I'm trying to find our position on the map. You're in a good position next to the window.Places and locationsUnpleasant places
be in position If someone or something is in position, they are in the place that they should be in.
być na swoim miejscu
Places and locationsUnpleasant places
in first/second/third, etc position in first/second/third, etc place in a race or other competition
na pierwszym/drugim/trzecim itp. miejscu, na pierwszej/drugiej/trzeciej itp. pozycji
She finished the race in third position.Scoring, winning and losing in sportWinning and defeatingLosing and being defeated
JOB [C] formal B2 a job
stanowisko, posada
to apply for a position in a companyJobs, careers and professionsWorking
OPINION [C] formal a way of thinking about a subject
stanowisko
What's the company's position on recycling?Opinions, beliefs and points of view
GAME [C] B1 the part that someone plays in a game such as football
pozycja
What position does he play?General terms used in ball sports
IMPORTANCE [C] B2 your level of importance in society
położenie
the position of women in societyPosition and status in groups and organizations
(Definition of position noun from the Cambridge English-Polish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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