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put British & World English

Move to or place in a particular position

get someone's back up British & World English

Make someone annoyed or angry

turn back the clock British & World English

Return to the past or to a previous way of doing things

hold a gun to someone's head British & World English

Force someone to do something by using threats

have one's heart in British & World English

Be (or become) keenly involved in or committed to (an enterprise)

have someone/thing down as British & World English

Judge someone or something to be (a particular type)

put in put British & World English

Move to or place in a particular position

set one's seal to British & World English

Mark with one’s distinctive character

set store by British & World English

Consider to be of a particular degree of importance or value

put-put British & World English

another term for putter.

put in in put British & World English

Interrupt in a conversation or discussion

put up in put British & World English

Stay temporarily in accommodation other than one’s own home

put in British & World English

Interrupt in a conversation or discussion

put up British & World English

Stay temporarily in accommodation other than one’s own home

put-in British & World English

An act or the right of putting the ball into a scrum

put-on British & World English

A deception; a hoax

put-up British & World English

Arranged beforehand in order to deceive someone

put out British & World English

Agree to have sexual intercourse with someone

put-off British & World English

An evasive reply

put out in put British & World English

Agree to have sexual intercourse with someone

put someone out in put British & World English

Upset or annoy someone

put foot British & World English

Hurry up; make a prompt start

put foot in foot British & World English

Hurry up; make a prompt start

shot-put British & World English

An athletic contest in which a very heavy round ball is thrown as far as possible

put about in put British & World English

(Of a ship) turn on the opposite tack

put about British & World English

(Of a ship) turn on the opposite tack

put-down British & World English

A remark intended to humiliate or criticize someone

stay put in stay1 British & World English

Remain somewhere without moving or being moved

stay put British & World English

Remain somewhere without moving or being moved

put something by in put British & World English

another way of saying put something aside1phrasalVerbs1phrasalVerbs1phrasalVerbs above).

put something in/into in put British & World English

Present or submit something formally

put someone to in put British & World English

Cause (inconvenience or difficulty) to someone

put something to in put British & World English

Submit something to (someone) for consideration or attention

put it to in put British & World English

Make a statement or allegation to (someone) and challenge them to deny it

put someone up in put British & World English

Accommodate someone temporarily

put something up in put British & World English

Construct or erect something

put option British & World English

An option to sell assets at an agreed price on or before a particular date

put someone on in put British & World English

Tease or playfully deceive someone

put something on in put British & World English

Place a garment, jewellery, etc. on part of one’s body

put to sea in sea British & World English

Leave land on a voyage

put to sea British & World English

Leave land on a voyage

put someone off in put British & World English

Cancel or postpone an appointment with someone

put-you-up British & World English

A sofa or settee that can be converted into a bed

put something out in put British & World English

Extinguish something that is burning


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