The Correct spelling is: position
Common misspellings of the word position are:
How do you spell position?. It is not possition or even postion for that matter!
tr.v., -tioned, -tionÂ·ing, -tions.
- A place or location.
- The right or appropriate place: The bands are in position for the parade's start.
- A strategic area occupied by members of a force: The troops took up positions along the river.
- The way in which something is placed: the position of the clock's hands.
- The arrangement of body parts; posture: a standing position.
- An advantageous place or location: jockeys maneuvering for position.
- A situation as it relates to the surrounding circumstances: in a position to bargain.
- A point of view or attitude on a certain question: the mayor's position on taxes.
- Social standing or status; rank.
- A post of employment; a job.
- Sports. The area for which a particular player is responsible.
- The arrangement of the pieces or cards at any particular time in a game such as chess, checkers, or bridge.
- The act or process of positing.
- A principle or proposition posited.
- A commitment to buy or sell a given amount of securities or commodities.
- The amount of securities or commodities held by a person, firm, or institution.
- The ownership status of a person's or institution's investments.
- To put in place or position.
- To determine the position of; locate.
[Middle English posicioun, from Old French posicion, from Latin positiÅ, positiÅn-, from positus, past participle of pÅnere, to place.]positional poÂ·si'tionÂ·al adj.
positionally poÂ·si'tionÂ·alÂ·ly adv.
positioner poÂ·si'tionÂ·er n.