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put someone down

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

(RECORD)

to record someone in a particular way: Put down my sister as agreeing with the Democrats. Lauren accidentally put me down for five boxes of cookies, but I only wanted one.
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