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Another word for put

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Verb
  1. To deposit in a specified place

      1. A branch or stem that has fallen or been cut from a tree or shrub.
      2. A piece of wood, such as a tree branch, that is used for fuel, cut for lumber, or shaped for a specific purpose.
      3. A wand, staff, baton, or rod.
      1. To put in a specified position or arrangement; place:
      2. To put into a specified state:
      3. To cause to begin an action:
      1. An area with definite or indefinite boundaries; a portion of space.
      2. Room or space, especially adequate space:
      3. The particular portion of space occupied by or allocated to a person or thing.
      1. To cause to lie down:
      2. To place in or bring to a particular position:
      3. To bury.
  2. To calculate approximately

      1. To put in a specified position or arrangement; place:
      2. To put into a specified state:
      3. To cause to begin an action:
      1. To count or compute:
      2. To consider as being; regard as:
      3. To think or conclude:
      1. An area with definite or indefinite boundaries; a portion of space.
      2. Room or space, especially adequate space:
      3. The particular portion of space occupied by or allocated to a person or thing.
      1. To calculate approximately (the amount, extent, magnitude, position, or value of something).
      2. To form an opinion about; evaluate:
      3. A tentative evaluation or rough calculation, as of worth, quantity, or size:
      1. Almost exact or correct:
      2. Very similar; closely resembling:
      3. Close together but not united.
    See also:

    precise

  3. To establish and apply as compulsory

      1. To impose (a tax or fine, for example) on someone.
      2. To impose a tax, fine, or other punishment on (a person or business).
      3. To enlist or conscript into military service:
      1. To establish or apply as compulsory; levy:
      2. To bring about by authority or force; force to prevail:
      3. To obtrude or force (oneself, for example) on another or others.
      1. Strictly and completely in accord with fact; not deviating from truth or reality:
      2. Characterized by accurate measurements or inferences with small margins of error; not approximate:
      3. Characterized by strict adherence to standards or rules:
      1. To determine the value, significance, or extent of; appraise.
      2. To estimate the value of (property) for taxation.
      3. To set or determine the amount of (a payment, such as a tax or fine).
  4. To put up as a stake in a game or speculation

      1. To move or travel; proceed:
      2. To move away from a place; depart:
      3. To pursue a certain course:
      1. An agreement under which each bettor pledges a certain amount to the other depending on the outcome of an unsettled matter.
      2. A matter bet on; a gamble.
      3. Something that is staked on an uncertain outcome; a bet:
      1. An undertaking that is dangerous, daring, or of uncertain outcome.
      2. A business enterprise involving some risk in expectation of gain.
      3. Something, such as money or cargo, at hazard in a risky enterprise.
      1. A piece of wood or metal pointed at one end for driving into the ground as a marker, fence pole, or tent peg.
      2. A vertical post to which an offender is bound for execution by burning.
      3. Execution by burning. Used with the:
      1. The possibility of suffering harm or loss; danger.
      2. A factor, thing, element, or course involving uncertain danger; a hazard:
      3. The danger or probability of loss to an insurer.
      1. A long piece of wood or other material set upright into the ground to serve as a marker or support.
      2. A support for a beam in the framework of a building.
      3. A terminal of a battery.
      1. To cause to lie down:
      2. To place in or bring to a particular position:
      3. To bury.
      1. To bet on an uncertain outcome, as of a contest.
      2. To play a game of chance for stakes.
      3. To take a risk in the hope of gaining an advantage or a benefit.
      1. An agreement usually between two parties that the one who has made an incorrect prediction about an uncertain outcome will forfeit something stipulated to the other; a wager:
      2. An amount or object risked in a wager; a stake:
      3. One on which a stake is or can be placed:
    See also:

    gambling

  5. To seek an answer to (a question)

    See also:

    ask

  6. To utter publicly

      1. To admit or force fresh air into (a building or closed space, such as a mine) to replace stale or noxious air.
      2. To circulate through and freshen:
      3. To provide with a vent, as for airing.
      1. Forceful expression or release of pent-up thoughts or feelings:
      2. An opening permitting the escape of fumes, a liquid, a gas, or steam.
      3. The small hole at the breech of a gun through which the charge is ignited.
      1. A condition or mode of being, as with regard to circumstances:
      2. A condition of being in a stage or form, as of structure, growth, or development:
      3. A mental or emotional condition:
      1. To set forth in words; state:
      2. To manifest or communicate, as by a gesture; show:
      3. To make known the feelings or opinions of (oneself), as by statement or art.
      1. A colorless, odorless, tasteless, gaseous mixture, mainly nitrogen (approximately 78 percent) and oxygen (approximately 21 percent) with lesser amounts of argon, carbon dioxide, hydrogen, neon, helium, and other gases.
      2. This mixture with varying amounts of moisture and particulate matter, enveloping the earth; the atmosphere.
      3. The sky; the firmament.
  7. To express in another language, while systematically retaining the original sense

      1. To render in another language:
      2. To express in different, often simpler words:
      3. To change from one form, function, or state to another; convert or transform:
      1. To submit or present, as for consideration, approval, or payment:
      2. To give or make available; provide:
      3. To give in return or by obligation:
      1. To understand or explain the meaning of (something), especially in a particular way; interpret:
      2. To analyze the structure of (a clause or sentence).
      3. To use syntactically:
    See also:

    words

  8. To convey in language or words of a particular form

      1. A sound or a combination of sounds, or its representation in writing or printing, that symbolizes and communicates a meaning and may consist of a single morpheme or of a combination of morphemes.
      2. Something said; an utterance, remark, or comment:
      3. A command or direction; an order:
      1. A sequence of words that have meaning, especially when forming part of a sentence.
      2. A characteristic way or mode of expression:
      3. A brief, apt, and cogent expression:
      1. To state as or reduce to a formula.
      2. To express in systematic terms or concepts.
      3. To devise or invent:
      1. To set forth in words; state:
      2. To manifest or communicate, as by a gesture; show:
      3. To make known the feelings or opinions of (oneself), as by statement or art.
      1. A sofa.
      2. A sofa on which a patient lies while undergoing psychoanalysis or psychiatric treatment.
      3. The frame or floor on which grain, usually barley, is spread in malting.
    See also:

    words

Idioms:

    put away

  1. To eat completely or entirely

  2. put away

  3. To take the life of (a person or persons) unlawfully

  4. put down

  5. To bring to an end forcibly as if by imposing a heavy weight

  6. put forth

  7. To put forward (a topic) for discussion

  8. put forward

  9. To state, as an idea, for consideration

  10. put in

  11. To ask for employment, acceptance, or admission

  12. put in

  13. To spend or complete (time), as a prison term

  14. put in

  15. To use time in a particular way

  16. put in

  17. To come or go into (a place)

  18. put off

  19. To offer or put into circulation (an inferior or spurious item)

  20. put-on

  21. To put (an article of clothing) on one's person

  22. put-on

  23. To behave affectedly or insincerely or take on a false or misleading appearance of

  24. put-on

  25. To take on or give a false appearance of

  26. put-on

  27. To produce on the stage

  28. put out

  29. To cause to stop burning or giving light

  30. put out

  31. To bring to bear steadily or forcefully

  32. put out

  33. To present for circulation, exhibit, or sale

  34. put out

  35. To cause inconvenience for

  36. put out

  37. To trouble the nerves or peace of mind of, especially by repeated vexations

  38. put through

  39. To bring about and carry to a successful conclusion

  40. put together

  41. To create by forming, combining, or altering materials

  42. put up

  43. To make or form (a structure)

  44. put up

  45. To prepare (food) for storage and future use

Another word for put

Verb
  1. To place

      1. To end or resolve (a dispute, for example) by making a decision or coming to an agreement.
      2. To resolve (a lawsuit or dispute) by mutual agreement of the parties rather than by court decision.
      3. To make the determinations and distributions of (a trust).
      1. Something, such as a chair or bench, that may be sat on:
      2. The part on which one rests in sitting:
      3. A place in which one may sit:
      1. To put in a specified position or arrangement; place:
      2. To put into a specified state:
      3. To cause to begin an action:
    See also:

    place

  2. To establish

      1. To correct or set right; adjust:
      2. To restore to proper condition or working order; repair:
      3. To make ready for a specific purpose, as by altering or combining elements; prepare:
      1. One of four equal parts.
      2. A coin equal to one fourth of the dollar of the United States and Canada.
      3. One fourth of an hour; 15 minutes.
      1. To connect or set in position and prepare for use:
      2. To induct into an office, rank, or position:
      3. To settle in an indicated place or condition; establish:
    See also:

    establish

  3. To deposit

    See also:

    plant