Complete Definition of "position"

English

rank|makes|laws|run|540|position|copy|opened|purpose

Pronunciation
audio|en-us-position.ogg|Audio (US)

Noun
en-noun

  1. A place, location.
  2. A status or rank: "His position in the army."
  3. An opinion or stand: "My position on this issue..."
  4. A posture: "Stand in this position."
  5. (In team sports) A place on the playing field, together with a set of duties, assigned to a player: "Play your position!"

Translations
trans-top|a place, location
Arabic: Arab|موقف IPAchar|(máuqef), ARchar|موقع (máuqiʕ) m
Chinese: 位置 (wèizhi)
Dutch: t+|nl|positie|f
French: t+|fr|position|f
Finnish: t+|fi|paikka, t+|fi|asema, t+|fi|sijainti
German: t+|de|Stellung|f, t+|de|Position|f
Greek: t|el|θέση|f|sc=Grek (thési)
Hungarian: helyzet
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Italian: t+|it|posizione|f
Japanese: 位置 (いち, ichi)
Korean: 지위 (jiwi)
Kurdish: KUchar|ئاست
Portuguese: posição f
Russian: t+|ru|положение|n|trpoložénije|scCyrl
Spanish: t+|es|posición|f
Swedish: t+|sv|position|c, t+|sv|plats|c
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trans-top|a status or rank
Arabic: ARchar|مکانة (makāna) f, ARchar|رتبة (rútba) f
Finnish: t+|fi|asema, t+|fi|arvo
German: t+|de|Position|f
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Greek: t|el|θέση|f|sc=Grek (thési)
Swedish: t+|sv|position|c
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trans-top|a stand
Arabic: Arab|رأي IPAchar|(rā’i) m, Arab|موقف IPAchar|(máuqef) m
Finnish: t+|fi|kanta, t+|fi|mielipide
German: t+|de|Position|f
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Greek: t|el|θέση|f|sc=Grek (thési)
Swedish: t+|sv|position|c
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trans-top|a posture
Arabic: Arab|جلسة IPAchar|(jílsa) f, Arab|وقفة IPAchar|(wáqfa) f, ARchar|وضعیة IPAchar|(wáɖʕīya) f
Finnish: t-|fi|asento
German: t+|de|Position|f
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Greek: t|el|θέση|f|sc=Grek (thési)
Kurdish: KUchar|شێوه‌
Swedish: t+|sv|position|c
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trans-top|place on a playing field
Swedish: t+|sv|position|c
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trans-top|translations to be checked
ttbc|Ido: poziciono
ttbc|Interlingua: position#Interlingua|position
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ttbc|Italian: posizione f
ttbc|Romanian: poziţie f
ttbc|Serbian: pozicija, lokacija, mesto
ttbc|Spanish: posición f
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Verb
en-verb

  1. To put into place.

Translations
trans-top|to put into place
Finnish: asettaa, sijoittaa, asemoida
German: positionieren
Greek: τοποθετώ (topotheto)
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Swedish: placera, placera ut
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French

Pronunciation
w:IPA|IPA: /pɔ.zi.sjɔ̃/
w:SAMPA|SAMPA: /pO.zi.sjO~/

Noun
position

  1. see English position above.

Swedish

Pronunciation
audio|Sv-position.ogg|audio

Noun
position c (pl positioner, def sing positionen, def pl positionerna)

  1. place, location, position. A description of where something is located with respect to the surroundings, e.g. the satellites of the GPS system.
  2. (In team sports) A place on the playing field, together with a set of duties, assigned to a player.

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