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noun as in position, rank

noun as in job, employment

noun as in duty, role

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Example Sentences

Within the bottomless pit of content that is TikTok, there’s a place where ripped people in sports gear stretch, run, jump, and squat—and they want you to do it, too.

Apple’s new orange dot feature may now help warn users that such activity is taking place.

From Fortune

Now, obviously there are some places that might be exceptions, like small farms.

The team wanted to learn about the ecological changes that take place when mangroves overtake a marsh.

However, Terry — their now sole full-time bartender — tried to help keep the place afloat.

From Ozy

In 2014, 170,000 people came to Italy from places like Eritrea and Syria.

But there are a lot of women who go to these places and once they go to the inside, they find a lover.

These “free” games display ads, often in obnoxious places, in lieu of the entry fee.

There are already places like this emerging around the country, and marketing themselves this way.

This suggests that places combining—but also maintaining—place and possibility have a lot to offer people.

Ripperda's eye fell upon the mantle,—it was discoloured a dark red in many places, he nodded his head, and the man withdrew.

The difficulty of educating handlers of bills in distant places as to American credits.

The wheezy, crazy mechanism of the car went to bits in unexpected places.

Lamb with shaking fingers places the required amount in front of him.

The ne'er-do-well blew, like seed before the wind, to distant places, but mankind at large stayed at home.


On this page you'll find 224 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to places, such as: neighborhood, point, house, site, community, and seat.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.