Textual thesaurus for "position"

(noun) berth, billet, spot, situation, post, place, office

a job in an organization

he occupied a post in the treasury

(noun) place, stead, lieu

the post or function properly or customarily occupied or served by another

can you go in my stead?; took his place; in lieu of

(noun) positioning, placement, locating, location, emplacement

the act of putting something in a certain place

(noun) spatial relation

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

(noun) posture, attitude

the arrangement of the body and its limbs

he assumed an attitude of surrender

(noun) stance, posture

a rationalized mental attitude

(noun) perspective, view

a way of regarding situations or topics etc.

consider what follows from the positivist view

(noun) place

an item on a list or in a sequence

in the second place; moved from third to fifth position

(noun) side

an opinion that is held in opposition to another in an argument or dispute

there are two sides to every question

(noun) place

the particular portion of space occupied by something

he put the lamp back in its place

(noun) military position

a point occupied by troops for tactical reasons

(noun) situation

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

(noun) status

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

(verb) put, place, pose, set, lay

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