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jmdict 2756480 Active (id: 2051893)
身を置く
みをおく
1. [exp,v5k]
▶ to put oneself in (situation, environment, etc.)
▶ to surround oneself with

Conjugations


History:
4. A 2019-11-15 05:40:09  Jim Breen <...address hidden...>
  Comments:
Yes, this is a bit broader.
  Diff:
@@ -13 +13 @@
-<gloss>to put oneself in (a situation, environment)</gloss>
+<gloss>to put oneself in (situation, environment, etc.)</gloss>
3. A* 2019-11-14 19:00:28 
  Refs:
https://weblio.jp/content/身を置く
https://ejje.weblio.jp/sentence/content/"身を置"
  Diff:
@@ -13,4 +13,2 @@
-<gloss>to put oneself in</gloss>
-<gloss>to enter</gloss>
-<gloss>to serve (e.g. in the army)</gloss>
-<gloss>to be enlisted</gloss>
+<gloss>to put oneself in (a situation, environment)</gloss>
+<gloss>to surround oneself with</gloss>
2. A 2012-11-08 10:05:29  Jim Breen <...address hidden...>
  Refs:
GG5
  Diff:
@@ -15,0 +15,2 @@
+<gloss>to serve (e.g. in the army)</gloss>
+<gloss>to be enlisted</gloss>
1. A* 2012-11-06 00:02:17  Marcus Richert
  Refs:
eij
http://careerhack.en-japan.com/report/detail/55
"「大企業に身を置くことが、致命的なリスクになる」"
used in 24 daijs entries, for example:
"か‐りゅう【渦流】
渦巻く流れ。「時代の―に身を置く」"

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