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English definition of “put sb down somewhere”

put sb down somewhere

UK old-fashioned phrasal verb with put     /pʊt/ verb (present participle putting, past tense and past participle put)
to stop a vehicle and allow someone to get out of it or off it: Ask the taxi driver to put you down outside the church.Transferring and transporting objects
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