placé


placé
placé
masculine
(caballo): llegar placé to be placed
no llegó ni placé his horse didn't even place o wasn't even placed
una apuesta a placé a place bet (AmE), an each-way bet (BrE)
llegué placé con la noticia (fam); someone had beaten me to it with the news
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placé adj inv
Andes, RP
llegar placé [caballo] to place

Spanish-English dictionary. 2013.

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  • Place — (pl[=a]s), n. [F., fr. L. platea a street, an area, a courtyard, from Gr. platei^a a street, properly fem. of platy s, flat, broad; akin to Skr. p[.r]thu, Lith. platus. Cf. {Flawn}, {Piazza}, {Plate}, {Plaza}.] 1. Any portion of space regarded as …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Place — Place, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Placed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Placing}.] [Cf. F. placer. See {Place}, n.] 1. To assign a place to; to put in a particular spot or place, or in a certain relative position; to direct to a particular place; to fix; to… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • PLACE — s. f. Lieu, endroit, espace qu occupe ou que peut occuper une personne, une chose. La place est remplie, prise, occupée. La place est vide. La place est trop petite pour deux. Il y a place pour vingt couverts. Mettre, ranger chaque chose à sa… …   Dictionnaire de l'Academie Francaise, 7eme edition (1835)

  • PLACE — n. f. Lieu, endroit, espace qu’occupe ou que peut occuper une personne, une chose. La place est prise, occupée, vide. La place est trop petite pour deux. Il y a place pour vingt couverts. Mettre, ranger chaque chose à sa place, en sa place.… …   Dictionnaire de l'Academie Francaise, 8eme edition (1935)

  • Place — A place is a location in space.Place may refer to: *Place (mathematics), an equivalence relation defined on absolute values of an integral domain or field *Place (United States Census Bureau), defined as any concentration of population **Census… …   Wikipedia

  • place — I. noun Etymology: Middle English, from Anglo French, open space, from Latin platea broad street, from Greek plateia (hodos), from feminine of platys broad, flat; akin to Sanskrit pṛthu broad, Latin planta sole of the foot Date: 13th century 1. a …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • place — See: HEART IN THE RIGHT PLACE, HIGH PLACE, IN PLACE, INSTEAD OF or IN PLACE OF, IN THE FIRST PLACE, JUMPING OFF PLACE, LIGHTNING NEVER STRIKES TWICE IN THE SAME PLACE, OUT OF PLACE, PUT IN ONE S PLACE, PUT ONESELF IN ANOTHER S PLACE, TAKE PLACE …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • Place kick — Place Place (pl[=a]s), n. [F., fr. L. platea a street, an area, a courtyard, from Gr. platei^a a street, properly fem. of platy s, flat, broad; akin to Skr. p[.r]thu, Lith. platus. Cf. {Flawn}, {Piazza}, {Plate}, {Plaza}.] 1. Any portion of space …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Place name — Place Place (pl[=a]s), n. [F., fr. L. platea a street, an area, a courtyard, from Gr. platei^a a street, properly fem. of platy s, flat, broad; akin to Skr. p[.r]thu, Lith. platus. Cf. {Flawn}, {Piazza}, {Plate}, {Plaza}.] 1. Any portion of space …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Place of arms — Place Place (pl[=a]s), n. [F., fr. L. platea a street, an area, a courtyard, from Gr. platei^a a street, properly fem. of platy s, flat, broad; akin to Skr. p[.r]thu, Lith. platus. Cf. {Flawn}, {Piazza}, {Plate}, {Plaza}.] 1. Any portion of space …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Place theory (hearing) — Place theory is a theory of hearing which states that our perception of sound depends on where each component frequency produces vibrations along the basilar membrane. By this theory, the pitch of a musical tone is determined by the places where… …   Wikipedia


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