What does placing mean?

Definitions for placing

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word placing.

Did you actually mean pulsing or place-kicking?


  1. placingnoun

    The action of the verb to place

  2. placingnoun

    The condition of being placed

  3. placingnoun

    The position of a competitor at the end of a race

Webster Dictionary

  1. Placing

    of Place

How to pronounce placing?

How to say placing in sign language?


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of placing in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of placing in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of placing in a Sentence

  1. Elliot Hentov:

    During crisis moments some might again step in when valuations are low, but they'll be less contrarian, they'll generally be more cautious of placing additional funds into the private markets as it would require a significant relaxation of risk tolerance, particularly where faced with extended holding periods of their existing commitments.

  2. The ECA:

    This constitutes abusive practice on the part of National Associations, placing players under considerable pressure, any further violations of this kind will force ECA to consider further action for the protection of its member clubs.

  3. Raytheon Co:

    Raytheon has a proven track record of successfully meeting offset obligations and placing work in country.

  4. Kristen Clarke:

    We've also received allegations that Alabama Department of Public Health has failed to carry out their responsibilities to abate raw sewage conditions, thereby placing Black residents of Lowndes County at higher risk for disease, based on our careful and thorough review of those allegations and an extensive review of publicly available information, we find significant justification to open this investigation, now.

  5. Scott Olson/Getty Images:

    Looking at individual tragic cases in isolation may contribute to the speculation that releasing individuals before trial rather than incarcerating them – whether by placing them on Electronic Monitoring (EM) or other forms of supervision – means an increase in crime, but speculation based on isolated cases is not the same as reality based on a complete picture, and research has shown that bail reform has not led to an increase in crime.

Popularity rank by frequency of use



Find a translation for the placing definition in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Gaeilge (Irish)
  • Українська (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:


Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


"placing." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2023. Web. 8 Feb. 2023. <https://www.definitions.net/definition/placing>.

Discuss these placing definitions with the community:


    Are we missing a good definition for placing? Don't keep it to yourself...

    Browse Definitions.net

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Chrome

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Firefox

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!


    Are you a words master?

    an unpleasant or disastrous destiny
    • A. disturb
    • B. aggravate
    • C. doom
    • D. accompany

    Nearby & related entries:

    Alternative searches for placing: