Synonyms for put
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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.
put option, putverb
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, layverb
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, couchverb
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, placeverb
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, setverb
"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, orderverb
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
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How to use put in a sentence?
If we got to go to work together and come home together, all that work time, when you come home and' Oh, honey, how was your day ?' ... We did all that in the day and in the car, and by the time we got home were able to just put it all away, which was really delightful.
When we put this data out every two years, it really provides a great dashboard for the health of the nation's youth, and so we continue to really trust that the trends that we're seeing really are what's happening in high schools around the country.
We try to put seaweed in a form that's easy for people to use and incorporate into their diet.
I looked at it a long time, then, just as I picked it up, just to hold it, and look at it for a moment, our little dog, Popeye, came running up the stairs. The tap-tap of his paws jolted me back to reality. I suddenly froze and I put the gun down.
You could put together any story, but none of them are good.
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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