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Ella placed the dish on the table.
“Don’t worry,” said Judy, placing a hand on his shoulder.
Place all the ingredients in a mixing bowl, and gradually add water.
Her decision places me in an awkward situation.
The high level of the dollar is placing exporters at a serious disadvantage.
The company is severely understaffed, which places employees under great pressure.
At the end of the war, the island was placed under French control.
We place each trainee under the care and supervision of an experienced member of staff.
Monga had his passport withdrawn, and was placed under house arrest.
Parents should place limits on the amount of time their children spend on the Internet.
The large influx of refugees was placing a great burden on Pakistan’s resources.
She placed the blame squarely on George.
He placed great faith in her abilities.
The company was accused of placing profit above performance.
The school places great emphasis on the safety of its students.
Customers were placing more importance on quality than simply on cost.
The 23-year-old from Sun Valley, Idaho, placed first in six World Cup downhill races.
He looks familiar, but I can’t place him.
I could hear music in the background, but the tune was difficult to place.
Responsibility for the budget was placed in the hands of Congress.
He was ideally placed to get the job.
With a strong economy and stable currency, the country is well placed to cope with the challenges of joining the EU.
The hotel is right in the center of Innsbruck, ideally placed for all the shops, cafes and nightlife.
There are light switches conveniently placed on each side of the bed.
This is the American English definition of place. View British English definition of place.