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emplace

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of emplace

  1. to arrange something in a certain spot or position <the plan is to emplace more guns on the ridge north of the camp> Synonyms depose, deposit, dispose, place, fix, lay, position, put, set, set up, situate, stickRelated Words move, rearrange, reorder, shift; orient; establish, locate, plant, settle; clap, flop, plank, plop, plump, plunk (or plonk), plunk down, slap; ensconce, niche; assemble, collect; carry; berth, park; affix, anchor, lock, lodge, wedge; array, lay out, line up, queue, rank; set downNear Antonyms relocate, remove, take; banish; dislodge, displace, replace, supersede, supplant




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