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English definition of “put sth into sth”

put sth into sth

verb uk phrasal verb with put   /pʊt/ (present participle putting, past tense and past participle put) us  
→ put sth in/put sth into sthPlacing and positioning an object
(Definition of put sth into sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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