Bedeutung von "put sb down" - als Fremdsprache

put sb down

phrasal verb with put uk us /pʊt/ verb [ T ] (present participle putting, past tense and past participle put)

to make someone feel stupid or unimportant by criticizing them:

I'm tired of him putting me down all the time.

B1 to write someone's name on a list or document, usually in order to arrange for them to do something:

I've put you down for the trip to Rome next week.

(Definition von "put sb down" von Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)