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Pronunciation: /pleɪs/

Translation of place in French:


  • 1 (location, position) endroit (m) in places [hilly, damaged, worn] par endroits place of birth/work lieu (m) de naissance/travail place of residence domicile (m) to be in the right place at the right time être là où il faut quand il le faut to lose/find one's place (in book) perdre/retrouver sa page (in paragraph, speech) perdre/retrouver le fil all over the place (everywhere) partout
  • 2 (home) at Isabelle's place chez Isabelle your place or mine? chez toi ou chez moi?
  • 4 (on team, with firm, on course) place (f) (on dans comme) (as comme)
  • 6 (correct position) everything is in its place tout est bien à sa place to hold sth in place maintenir qch en place in place [law, system, scheme] en place to put sb in his/her place remettre qn à sa place
  • 7 (personal level or position) it's not my place to do ce n'est pas à moi de faire in his place à sa place


phr (out of place)

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