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English definition of “put sb through sth”

put sb through sth

(BAD EXPERIENCE) phrasal verb with put     /pʊt/ verb (present participle putting, past tense and past participle put)
to make someone experience something unpleasant or difficult: I'm sorry to put you through this ordeal.Treating people or animals badlyInsults and abuseUnkind, cruel and unfeelingViolent or aggressive
(Definition of put sb through sth (BAD EXPERIENCE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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