Place and Remove


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Place verb – To arrange something in a certain spot or position.
Usage example: he carefully placed the flowers in a vase

Remove is an antonym for place in topics: order, take, locate, identify.
Nearby Words: placed, placement, placing, placer, placet
Antonyms for Place


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Remove verb – To take away from a place or position.
Usage example: he carefully removed the old manuscript from the shelf

Place is an antonym for remove in topics: kill, away.
Nearby Words: removed, removal, removing, removable, remover
Antonyms for Remove
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How words are described

good good place good remove
common common place common remove
private private place private remove
former former place former remove

Common collocations

soul place soul remove soul
device place device remove device
character place character remove character
people place people remove people
Other nouns: parts, hand, bomb, influence, head, cards, chip, curse, ring, brains, brain, items, weapons.

Both words in one sentence

  • Video Game / Dota 2 There is a reason why entire guides have been written about how to place and remove wards, and in higher level games, you'll rarely see them in stock in the shop for more than a minute.
  • Frickin' Laser Beams Instead, when hit, the enemy would then be sucked up into the gun, into a little cartridge thing the kids could remove and place in something that looks like cold storage until the authorities come to take them away.
  • Although Harry later makes a genuine sacrifice when taking Pips place in a device designed to remove his brain and place it in a dinosaur.
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