Meaning of “put in for sth” in the English Dictionary

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"put in for sth" in British English

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put in for sth

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

(Definition of “put in for sth” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"put in for sth" in Business English

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put in for sth

phrasal verb with put uk /pʊt/ us verb putting, put, put

to make an official request to have or do something:

Over 50 firms have put in for the building contract.

(Definition of “put in for sth” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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