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put

 
Noun put has 1 sense
  1. put option, put - the option to sell a given stock (or stock index or commodity future) at a given price before a given date
    --1 is a kind of option
    --1 is a part of straddle, span
Verb put has 9 senses
  1. put, set, place, pose, position, lay - 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"
    --1 is one way to move, displace
    Sample sentence:
    They put the bags on the table
  2. put - cause to be in a certain state; cause to be in a certain relation; "That song put me in awful good humor"
    --2 is one way to
    change, alter, modify
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s somebody PP
    Somebody ----s something PP
  3. frame, redact, cast, put, couch - formulate in a particular style or language; "I wouldn't put it that way"; "She cast her request in very polite language"
    --3 is one way to give voice, formulate, word, phrase, articulate
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something PP
  4. put, assign - 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"
    --4 is one way to use, utilize, utilise, apply, employ
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something PP
  5. invest, put, commit, place - make an investment; "Put money into bonds"
    --5 is one way to spend, expend, drop
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Somebody ----s something PP
  6. place, put, set - estimate; "We put the time of arrival at 8 P.M."
    --6 is one way to estimate, gauge, approximate, guess, judge
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
  7. put - cause (someone) to undergo something; "He put her to the torture"
    --7 is one way to
    subject
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s somebody PP
  8. put - adapt; "put these words to music"
    --8 is one way to
    arrange, set
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
  9. arrange, set up, put, order - arrange thoughts, ideas, temporal events, etc.; "arrange my schedule"; "set up one's life"; "I put these memories with those of bygone times"
    --9 is one way to organize, organise
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
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