lieu definition

  • noun:
    • Archaic Place; stead.
    • view instead or perhaps in lieu of.
    • spot; room; stead; -- utilized just into the phrase in lieu of, that's, rather than.
    • destination; space; stead: now just when you look at the phrase in place of, which is comparable to instead of.
    • the post or purpose precisely or customarily occupied or offered by another
  • idiom:
    • in place of rather than; rather than.

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