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put sb to sth

to ​cause someone to ​experience or do something: Your ​generosity puts me to shame. I've put the ​children to workclearing the ​snow from the ​path. I ​hope we're not putting you to any inconvenience.
(Definition of put sb to sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “put sb to sth”
in Chinese (Simplified) 使(某人)感到, 让(某人)做…
in Chinese (Traditional) 使(某人)感到, 讓(某人)做…
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