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English definition of “put”


verb [T + adv/prep] (WRITE)    /pʊt/ (present participle putting, past tense and past participle put)
A2 to write something: She puts her name in all her books . Put a cross next to the name of the candidate you want to vote for. I've put the date of the party down in my diary . He asked me to put my objections (down) on paper . It was an interesting article but I wish they'd put in more information (= included more information ) about the costs .Writing and typing Grammar:PutThe irregular verb put means ‘move something into a particular place’. The past simple form is put and the -ed form is put:
(Definition of put verb (WRITE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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