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Synonyms for put to sleep

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  1. put to sleep(verb)

    help someone go to bed

    "Mother put the baby to sleep"

    put away

  2. put away, put to sleep(verb)

    kill gently, as with an injection

    "the cat was very ill and we had to put it to sleep"

    lag, lock away, cast out, shut away, toss, throw out, lock in, toss out, fling, jail, remand, imprison, jug, cast away, put behind bars, chuck out, shut up, dispose, gaol, throw away, tuck away, incarcerate, tuck in, immure, put aside, lock, lock up, cast aside, put away, toss away, discard


  1. put to sleep(verb)

    put down

  2. put to sleep(verb)

    put down

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  1. puttosleep

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