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Nounput has 1 sense
put option, put - the option to sell a given stock (or stock index or commodity future) at a given price before a given date --1is a kind ofoption --1is a part of straddle, span
Verbput has 9 senses
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" --1is one way tomove, displace Sample sentence: They put the bags on the table
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" --4is one way touse, utilize, utilise, apply, employ Sample sentence: Somebody ----s something PP
invest, put, commit, place - make an investment; "Put money into bonds" --5is one way tospend, expend, drop Sample sentences: Somebody ----s something Somebody ----s something PP
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" --9is one way toorganize, organise Sample sentence: Somebody ----s something