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LIEU

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does lieu mean? 

LIEU (noun)
  The noun LIEU has 1 sense:

1. the post or function properly or customarily occupied or served by another

  Familiarity information: LIEU used as a noun is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


LIEU (noun)


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Meaning:

The post or function properly or customarily occupied or served by another

Classified under:

Nouns denoting acts or actions

Synonyms:

lieu; stead; place; position

Context examples:

can you go in my stead? / took his place / in lieu of

Hypernyms ("lieu" is a kind of...):

function; office; part; role (the actions and activities assigned to or required or expected of a person or group)

Hyponyms (each of the following is a kind of "lieu"):

behalf (as the agent of or on someone's part (usually expressed as)


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