Synonyms for Placing:

n.

installation (noun)
positioning.
locating (noun)
Unearthing.
location (noun)
locating.
putting (noun)
quartering, lodging, allocating, Depositing, Allotting.

v.

attributing (verb)
marking, Imputing, setting, Attributing, Attaching, Applying, Ascribing, branding, Crediting, Accrediting, Acknowledging, assigning, Citing, casting, connecting, Referring, Blaming.
installing (verb)
installing, rooting, positioning, Initiating, Implanting, Inserting, planting, Ensconcing, Embedding, Instating, putting, grafting, building in, locating.
locating (verb)
posting, laying, finding, Discovering, pinpointing, Stationing, spotting, Unearthing, situating.
ordering (verb)
balancing, grading, structuring, ordering, supporting, fixing, Plotting, Classifying, Organizing, planning, screening, Righting, typing, grouping, designing, pigeonholing, stabilizing, Harmonizing, devising, composing, programming, unifying, Marshalling, framing, categorizing, unsnarling, Preparing, Systematizing, Adjusting, integrating, Maintaining, shaping, regulating, normalizing, Mediating, Collating, Classing, Forming, Establishing, settling, sorting, sifting, Stratifying, controlling, rationalizing, ranking, scheming, charting, Arraying, schematizing, orchestrating, subordinating, Separating, rating, scoring, arranging, Methodizing, scheduling.
ranking (verb)
scaling.
situating (verb)
standing.

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Other relevant words:
quartering, lodging, allocating, Depositing, Allotting.

Usage examples for Placing

  1. Then, placing his foot upon the Rabbi's neck, he cried: " Andate!" – Dreamers of the Ghetto by I. Zangwill
  2. In respect to placing all persons on a level, it is utterly impossible. – Nature and Art by Mrs. Inchbald
  3. They examined the corpse, placing their hands on the chest, but the heart had ceased to beat. – The Social Cancer A Complete English Version of Noli Me Tangere by José Rizal