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position

How to sign: 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";

place in BSL Watch how to sign place in British Sign Language
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place in BSL Watch how to sign place in British Sign Language
place - University of Wolverhampton
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set in BSL Watch how to sign set in British Sign Language
set - QIA Dictionary of ICT
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put in BSL Watch how to sign put in British Sign Language

See also: put across, rig, erect, set back, defer, assemble, unload, put together, prorogue, jail, lay out, disembark, imprison, defer, jug, debark, array, knock back, incarcerate, ensnare, put off, put together, table, gaol, communicate, lay out, entrap, put off, knock back, tack together, table, shelve, assemble, postpone, immure, put up, arrange, shelve, set back, postpone, prorogue, put behind bars, array, put back, tack together, put down, remit, piece, set up, put over, set out, remit, put over, put back, lag, land, set up, set out, put back, remand, piece, lay, set back, set up, set back, tack, put up, put away, frame, put down, tack, apply, replace, bring down, hold over, range, rear, hold over, repose, set down, range, put down, set up, set down, put on, pass on, set up, discharge, drop, raise, post, set up, pass

Similiar / Same: put, set, place, lay, pose

Categories: move, displace

Within this category: insert, docket, cock, postpose, prepose, step, replace, stratify, plant, intersperse, nestle, pile, arrange, superimpose, superpose, park, ensconce, emplace, emplace, ship, underlay, trench, pigeonhole, shelve, jar, repose, stick, sign, middle, parallelize, butt, recess, reposition, throw, tee, rack up, coffin, bed, appose, set down, sow, misplace, juxtapose, set down, bottle, bucket, barrel, ground, pillow, misplace, upend, seat, lay, stand, recline, plant, install, situate, ladle, poise, lean, clap, rest, perch, load, cram, set, siphon, position, glycerolize, space, marshal, settle, throw, imbricate

position

How to sign: a way of regarding situations or topics etc.
"consider what follows from the positivist view";

view in BSL Watch how to sign view in British Sign Language
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position in BSL Watch how to sign position in British Sign Language
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perspective in BSL Watch how to sign perspective in British Sign Language
perspective - University of Wolverhampton
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view in BSL Watch how to sign view in British Sign Language
view - QIA Dictionary of ICT
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Similiar / Same: view, perspective

Categories: orientation

Within this category: bird's eye view, futurism, vanguard, paradigm, light, sight, Weltanschauung, straddle

position

How to sign: position or arrangement of the body and its limbs
"he assumed an attitude of surrender";

attitude in BSL Watch how to sign attitude in British Sign Language
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Attitude in BSL Watch how to sign Attitude in British Sign Language
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Similiar / Same: posture, attitude

Categories: bodily property

Within this category: order arms, ballet position, decubitus, eversion, lithotomy position, lotus position, missionary position, pose, presentation, ectopia, asana, guard, sprawl, stance, tuck

position

How to sign: 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";

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status - QIA Dictionary of ICT
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Similiar / Same: status

Categories: state

Within this category: face, election, equality, social station, standing, high status, high ground, high profile, holy order, low status, legal status, bastardy, command, nationality, footing, retirement, rank, caste, dignity, nobility, ordination, pedestal, leadership, slot, toehold

position

How to sign: a job in an organization
"he occupied a post in the treasury";

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Similiar / Same: berth, post, billet, situation, office, spot, place

Categories: occupation, business, job, line of work, line

Within this category: academicianship, accountantship, admiralty, ambassadorship, apostleship, apprenticeship, attorneyship, bailiffship, bishopry, cadetship, caliphate, captainship, cardinalship, chairmanship, chancellorship, chaplaincy, chieftaincy, clerkship, commandership, comptrollership, consulship, controllership, councillorship, counselorship, curacy, curatorship, custodianship, deanship, directorship, discipleship, editorship, eldership, emirate, fatherhood, fatherhood, foremanship, generalship, governorship, headship, headship, hot seat, incumbency, inspectorship, instructorship, internship, judgship, khanate, lectureship, legation, legislatorship, librarianship, lieutenancy, magistracy, managership, manhood, marshalship, mastership, mayoralty, messiahship, moderatorship, overlordship, pastorship, peasanthood, praetorship, precentorship, preceptorship, prefecture, prelacy, premiership, presidency, primateship, principalship, priorship, proconsulship, proctorship, professorship, protectorship, public office, receivership, regency, residency, rulership, sainthood, secretaryship, senatorship, sinecure, solicitorship, speakership, stewardship, studentship, teachership, thaneship, throne, treasurership, tribuneship, viceroyship, viziership, wardenship, wardership, womanhood

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