put option, put(verb)
the option to sell a given stock (or stock index or commodity future) at a given price before a given date
put, set, place, pose, position, lay(verb)
put into a certain place or abstract location
"Put your things here"; "Set the tray down"; "Set the dogs on the scent of the missing children"; "Place emphasis on a certain point"
sit, site, redact, gear up, fructify, send, mystify, put down, coiffure, plant, cast, prepare, do, rank, frame, place, impersonate, fix, countersink, arrange, stick, set up, define, station, gravel, aim, repose, amaze, beat, posture, come out, dress, typeset, localise, dumbfound, localize, mark, go under, point, locate, specify, correct, bewilder, set, personate, position, come in, rate, sic, range, limit, jell, grade, present, coiffe, post, baffle, lay, pose, vex, coif, commit, direct, perplex, stupefy, flummox, ready, rig, get, order, invest, identify, determine, target, puzzle, model, go down, congeal, assign, lay out, couch, adjust, nonplus
cause to be in a certain state; cause to be in a certain relation
"That song put me in awful good humor"; "put your ideas in writing"
frame, redact, cast, put, couch(verb)
formulate in a particular style or language
"I wouldn't put it that way"; "She cast her request in very polite language"
vomit, roll, vagabond, frame in, barf, lay, draw up, ramble, set up, compose, spue, disgorge, range, commit, be sick, invest, sick, stray, rove, honk, place, frame, entrap, chuck, drop, puke, throw, cast, assign, edit, redact, mould, purge, cat, wander, upchuck, arrange, vomit up, border, order, position, ensnare, pose, hurtle, mold, cast off, shake off, throw off, swan, throw away, regorge, tramp, contrive, frame up, draw, spew, hurl, regurgitate, throw up, drift, set, couch, project, retch, roam, shed
attribute or give
"She put too much emphasis on her the last statement"; "He put all his efforts into this job"; "The teacher put an interesting twist to the interpretation of the story"
set apart, arrogate, set up, set, pose, frame, place, cast, lay, invest, portion, impute, redact, ascribe, arrange, depute, delegate, specify, designate, couch, position, commit, attribute, assign, order, allot
invest, put, commit, place(verb)
make an investment
"Put money into bonds"
dedicate, seat, institutionalize, empower, endue, localize, perpetrate, intrust, trust, commit, enthrone, target, vest, post, station, place, frame, point, come in, gift, position, grade, arrange, adorn, assign, pull, lay, institutionalise, give, aim, cast, devote, redact, couch, identify, direct, charge, practice, endow, indue, site, set up, invest, confide, rank, consecrate, rate, clothe, send, induct, entrust, come out, set, order, locate, pose, localise, range
place, put, set(verb)
"We put the time of arrival at 8 P.M."
lay out, go under, dress, rank, prepare, mark, localize, range, fix, commit, target, fructify, station, gear up, go down, post, place, specify, frame, point, come in, position, aim, arrange, cast, assign, redact, lay, correct, countersink, jell, plant, determine, coiffure, do, define, direct, grade, couch, identify, coif, ready, set up, invest, sic, locate, rate, coiffe, limit, send, rig, come out, set, typeset, adjust, order, site, pose, localise, congeal
cause (someone) to undergo something
"He put her to the torture"
"put these words to music"
arrange, set up, put, order(verb)
arrange thoughts, ideas, temporal events
"arrange my schedule"; "set up one's life"; "I put these memories with those of bygone times"
tack together, commit, put together, ordain, dress, found, prepare, instal, piece, tack, range, fix, establish, put in, dictate, rate, gear up, put up, place, lay out, entrap, regulate, position, coiffure, arrange, govern, rig, assign, redact, ordinate, lay, coiffe, regularize, do, rank, frame, fix up, regularise, erect, ensnare, raise, couch, stage, coif, launch, pitch, cast, ready, set up, enjoin, effect, invest, effectuate, install, consecrate, rear, grade, assemble, tell, format, set, prescribe, order, pose, say
English Synonyms and Antonyms
Put is the most general term for bringing an object to some point or within some space, however exactly or loosely; we may put a horse in a pasture, or put a bullet in a rifle or into an enemy. Place denotes more careful movement and more exact location; as, to place a crown on one's head, or a garrison in a city. To lay is to place in a horizontal position; to set is to place in an upright position; we lay a cloth, and set a dish upon a table. To deposit is to put in a place of security for future use; as, to deposit money in a bank; the original sense, to lay down or let down (quietly), is also common; as, the stream deposits sediment.
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How to use put in a sentence?
Know the true value of time; snatch, seize, and enjoy every moment of it. No idleness; no laziness; no procrastination; never put off till tomorrow what you can do today.
I don’t put a political blanket on what I’m doing, this is about helping people and leading with your heart. I think that that’s what I try to do, and we’re doing things [that] are earmarked for a lot of good in the community.
Behold, the fool saith, Put not all thine eggs in the one basket, -- which is but a manner of saying, Scatter your money and your attention, but the wise man saith, Put all your eggs in the one basket and -- watch that basket.
We don’t want to put our lives and hundreds of Jewish families in trouble, we’re starting with teaching and learning about the Jewish religion.
There's a basic agreement in America : When you put in a day's work, you'll receive a day's pay.
Translations for put
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- يضع, وضعArabic
- metre, ficar, posarCatalan, Valencian
- umístit, dát, vrhnout, postavitCzech
- gosod, dodiWelsh
- legen, stellen, tun, setzenGerman
- θέτω, βάζω, ρίχνωGreek
- colocar, situar, ponerSpanish
- työntää, panna, esittää, asettaa, käyttää, optio, laittaaFinnish
- poser, mettre, placerFrench
- cuir, tilgScottish Gaelic
- helyez, rak, teszHungarian
- porre, mettereItalian
- 置く, 据えるJapanese
- whakatakoto, pangaMāori
- става, искажува, поставува, доведуваMacedonian
- stellen, zetten, doen, brengen, leggen, plaatsenDutch
- اچولPashto, Pushto
- colocar, pôr, botarPortuguese
- metter, meterRomansh
- положить, класть, ставить, поставитьRussian
- míntere, míntiriSardinian
- staviti, kazati, postaviti, ста̏вити, dovestiSerbo-Croatian
- položiť, daťSlovak
- sätta, placera, ställa, he, läggaSwedish
- đặt, đểVietnamese
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