position – מילון אנגלי-אנגלי
viewpoint, opinion; siting, locus; location, place; post, job; condition, situation; pose, stance; status of commitments on the market (Finance and Investment)
erect, set, put; place, post
refers to the spatial location (rather than orientation) of an entity. The term may also refer to:
Science and mathematics
1. the particular portion of space occupied by a physical object; "he put the lamp back in its place"
2. a point occupied by troops for tactical reasons
(synonym) military position
(classification) military, armed forces, armed services, military machine, war machine
3. a way of regarding situations or topics etc.; "consider what follows from the positivist view"
(synonym) view, perspective
(hyponym) bird's eye view, panoramic view
4. position or arrangement of the body and its limbs; "he assumed an attitude of surrender"
(synonym) posture, attitude
(hypernym) bodily property
(hyponym) order arms
(attribute) erect, vertical, upright
5. the relative position or standing of things or especially persons in a society; "he had the status of a minor"; "the novel attained the status of a classic"; "atheists do not enjoy a favorable position in American life"
(attribute) lower-class, low-class
6. a job in an organization; "he occupied a post in the treasury"
(synonym) post, berth, office, spot, billet, place, situation
(hypernym) occupation, business, job, line of work, line
7. the spatial property of a place where or way in which something is situated; "the position of the hands on the clock"; "he specified the spatial relations of every piece of furniture on the stage"
(synonym) spatial relation
8. the appropriate or customary location; "the cars were in position"
9. (in team sports) the role assigned to an individual player; "what position does he play?"
(hyponym) goalkeeper, goalie, goaltender, netkeeper
(classification) sport, athletics
10. the act of putting something in a certain place or location
(synonym) placement, location, locating, positioning, emplacement
(derivation) put, set, place, pose, lay
11. a condition or position in which you find yourself; "the unpleasant situation (or position) of having to choose between two evils"; "found herself in a very fortunate situation"
(hypernym) condition, status
(hyponym) place, shoes
12. an item on a list or in a sequence; "in the second place"; "moved from third to fifth position"
(hypernym) item, point
13. a rationalized mental attitude
(synonym) stance, posture
(hypernym) attitude, mental attitude
(hyponym) hard line
14. an opinion that is held in opposition to another in an argument or dispute; "there are two sides to every question"
(hypernym) opinion, view
15. the function or position properly or customarily occupied or served by another; "can you go in my stead?"; "took his place"; "in lieu of"
(synonym) stead, place, lieu
(hypernym) function, office, part, role
16. the act of positing; an assumption taken as a postulate or axiom
(derivation) postulate, posit
1. cause to be in an appropriate place, state, or relation
(hypernym) put, set, place, pose, lay
2. put into a certain place or abstract location; "Put your things here"; "Set the tray down"; "Set the dogs on the scent of the missing children"; "Place emphasis on a certain point"
(synonym) put, set, place, pose, lay
(hypernym) move, displace
(hyponym) insert, enclose, inclose, stick in, put in, introduce
(derivation) placement, location, locating, positioning, emplacement
position, siting, location, place; post
position, location, placing; place; standing, bearing, status; stand, attitude; posture, alignment