Definition of “put sth to the test” - English Dictionary

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“put sth to the test” in British English

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put sth to the test

to find out how good something is:

Her constant questions put the teacher's patience to the test.

(Definition of “put sth to the test” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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