give place to
phrasal to be replaced or succeeded by <
optimism gave place to worry
>

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • give place to — index succeed (follow) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • give place to — See: GIVE RISE TO …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • give place to — See: GIVE RISE TO …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • give\ place\ to — See: give rise to …   Словарь американских идиом

  • give place to — make room for; give up, waive the rights to …   English contemporary dictionary

  • give place to — be succeeded or replaced by. → place …   English new terms dictionary

  • give way to — {v. phr.} 1a. To make room for; allow to go or pass; yield to. * /John gave way to the old lady and let her pass./ 1b. To allow to decide. * /Mrs. Rogers gave way lo her husband in buying the car./ 1c. To lose control of (your feelings), not hold …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • give way to — {v. phr.} 1a. To make room for; allow to go or pass; yield to. * /John gave way to the old lady and let her pass./ 1b. To allow to decide. * /Mrs. Rogers gave way lo her husband in buying the car./ 1c. To lose control of (your feelings), not hold …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • give\ way\ to — v. phr. 1a. To make room for; allow to go or pass; yield to. John gave way to the old lady and let her pass. 1b. To allow to decide. Mrs. Rogers gave way to her husband in buying the car. 1c. To lose control of (your feelings), not hold back.… …   Словарь американских идиом

  • To give place — Place Place (pl[=a]s), n. [F., fr. L. platea a street, an area, a courtyard, from Gr. platei^a a street, properly fem. of platy s, flat, broad; akin to Skr. p[.r]thu, Lith. platus. Cf. {Flawn}, {Piazza}, {Plate}, {Plaza}.] 1. Any portion of space …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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