Translation of "position" - English-Polish dictionary

position

noun uk us /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.
SITUATION [ C ]

B1 the situation that someone is in

położenie
[ usually singular ] She's in a very difficult position.
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.
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.
be in position

If someone or something is in position, they are in the place that they should be in.

być na swoim miejscu
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.
JOB [ C ] formal

B2 a job

stanowisko, posada
to apply for a position in a company
OPINION [ C ] formal

a way of thinking about a subject

stanowisko
What's the company's position on recycling?
GAME [ C ]

B1 the part that someone plays in a game such as football

pozycja
What position does he play?
IMPORTANCE [ C ]

B2 your level of importance in society

położenie
the position of women in society

(Translation of “position noun” from the Cambridge English–Polish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)