place at

place someone or something at something

1. to put someone or something somewhere. The king placed extra guards at the door for the night. I placed the wine bottle at the left of the host.
2. to figure that someone or something was in a certain place. The detective placed Randy at the scene of the crime about midnight. I place the getaway car at the first tollbooth at dawn.
See also: place
References in classic literature ?
Therefore in every place at all times a vast multitude of things must be happening, namely, at least one for every physical object which can be seen or photographed from that place.
You know you will like that lovely old place at the Glen after you have lived in it long enough to have dear memories woven about it," said Leslie.
Mercy sprang forward, unhurt, from her place at the window.
Only Count Orlov-Denisov with his Cossacks (the least important detachment of all) got to his appointed place at the right time.
My directions were simple--I had only to go through the village, and I should find Zion Place at the other end of it.
He hurried off to the place at once, Sir Nathaniel going with him.
She won first place at the 2004 and 2005 Utah State Fair Music Competition, first place in 2004 and 2005 at the Utah MTA Woodwind Competition, and top awards in the 2003 and 2004 Utah Symphony Youth Guild Competition.
The event will take place at La Maganette Ristorante, at 50th St.
However, the figures do not fully convey the impact of the migratory rhythm, since during the stonemasons' absence in the winter months Parisian workers took their place at the hiring fair.
Nolan Todd said his four daughters got similar lessons from a polling place at their own home.
It will take place at the Engineers Country Club in Roslyn Harbor, N.
Her compositions have consistently earned first place at the MTNA state and division levels since 2000.
Active Presence allows team members to see who else is currently using their Place at any moment and send instant messages to start a dialogue.
The event will take place at the Westin New York at Times Square.