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I don't like crowded places.
Let's find a quiet place where we can talk.
Keep your credit cards in a safe place.
Will had broken his jaw in three places.
They live in a small place called Hunter's Gap.
With a little work this place could look lovely.
This is the only place that sells this type of candy.
The trip includes a visit to the Hall of Fame and other places of interest.
Jones has earned a place on the Olympic team.
Capriati clinched a place in the semifinals with that win.
After a good performance at Wimbledon, she jumped six places in the world rankings.
Right now the Islanders are tied with Buffalo for fifth place in the Eastern Conference.
Rafferty completed his round in 69, to take third place at the halfway stage.
The house will always have a place in our hearts.
a discussion about the place of soap operas in popular culture
De Klerk secured his place in history by releasing Mandela and starting the process of change.
Wouldn't you do the same if you were in Bill's place?
If you think you've got problems, put yourself in my place.
This is the American English definition of place. View British English definition of place.
getting smaller, weaker, or less important
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