Hindi translation of 'position'
position /pəˈzɪʃən पअˈज़िशन्/
Word forms: positions, positioning, positioned
1. countable noun
The position of someone or something is the place where they are.
The captain reported the ship's name and position.
the position of something
occupy/hold/enjoy a position
a position overlooking something
SIMILAR WORDSlocation, setting, place
2. countable noun
When someone or something is in a particular position, they are sitting, lying, or arranged in that way.
She pulled herself up into a sitting position.
3. transitive verb, phrase
If you position someone or something somewhere, or if you place them in position, you put them exactly where you want them to be.
स्थापित रखना/सही स्थिति में
The cameras were positioned so it was difficult for people to hide their faces.
Gently lower the plants into position in their pots.
4. countable noun
Your position in society is the role and the importance that you have in it.
...their changing role and position in society.
SIMILAR WORDSstanding, role
5. countable noun
A position in a company or organization is a job.[formal]
He left a career in teaching to take up a position with the Arts Council.
the position of something/someone
a position in/with/as something
a position in/with a company/organization/firm
a position as chairman/president/director/clerk/assistant/consultant
occupy/accept/advertise/vacate a position
6. countable noun
Your position in a race or competition is how well you did in relation to the other competitors or how well you are doing.
Our car was in eighth position.
7. countable noun
You can describe your situation at a particular time by saying that you are in a particular position.
He's going to be in a very difficult position.
If you are in a position to do something, you are able to do it.
हालत में होना
I am not in a position to comment.
9. countable noun
Your position on a particular matter is your attitude towards it.[formal]
What's your position on the use of calculators in the classroom?
a position on something
take/assume/adopt a position on something
a moderate/clear/understandable position
SIMILAR WORDSstance, opinion, attitude
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Example Sentences Including 'position'
Should verification arrive, I will send a message, advising my position.TREASON KEEP (2001)
I believe you'll find him eminently qualified for the position.TREASON KEEP (2001)
That his position was changing in line with some unspecified political shift here in the DDR.THE COMPANY OF STRANGERS (2002)
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'position' in Other Languages
- Arabic: مَكَانَة
- Brazilian Portuguese: posição
- Chinese: 位置
- Croatian: položaj
- Czech: pozice
- Danish: position
- Dutch: positie
- European Spanish: posición emplazamiento
- Finnish: asema sijainti
- French: position
- German: Position
- Greek: θέση
- Italian: posizione
- Japanese: 位置
- Korean: 위치
- Norwegian: posisjon
- Polish: pozycja położenie
- Portuguese: posição
- Romanian: poziție poziții
- Russian: положение
- Spanish: posición
- Swedish: position
- Thai: ตำแหน่ง
- Turkish: pozisyon
- Ukrainian: позиція
- Vietnamese: vị trí
Translation of position from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary