[with direct speech] Interrupt in a conversation or discussion: ‘But you’re a sybarite, Roger,’ put in Isobel
More example sentences
- ‘Besides,’ put in Doris, ‘we have a number of nieces your age.’
- ‘Yes,’ put in Amanda, ‘the Bible says it's good to have a merry heart.’
- ‘I've got a bit of a cold,’ she put in, wiping her nose.
Definition of put in in:
- The US English dictionary