cause to be in an appropriate place, state, or relation
an opinion that is held in opposition to another in an argument or dispute
an item on a list or in a sequence
a way of regarding situations or topics etc.
a rationalized mental attitude
the arrangement of the body and its limbs
the spatial property of a place where or way in which something is situated
the act of positing; an assumption taken as a postulate or axiom
the post or function properly or customarily occupied or served by another
(in team sports) the role assigned to an individual player
a job in an organization
the act of putting something in a certain place
the appropriate or customary location
a point occupied by troops for tactical reasons
the particular portion of space occupied by something
a condition or position in which you find yourself
the relative position or standing of things or especially persons in a society
The state of being posited, or placed; the manner in which anything is placed; attitude; condition; as, a firm, an inclined, or an upright position.
The spot where a person or thing is placed or takes a place; site; place; station; situation; as, the position of man in creation; the fleet changed its position.
Hence: the ground which any one takes in an argument or controversy; the point of view from which any one proceeds to a discussion; also, a principle laid down as the basis of reasoning; a proposition; a thesis; as, to define one's position; to appear in a false position.
Relative place or standing; social or official rank; as, a person of position; hence, office; post; as, to lose one's position.
A method of solving a problem by one or two suppositions;