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English definition of “put sth out”

put sth out

phrasal verb with put     /pʊt/ verb [T] (present participle putting, past tense and past participle put)
STOP SHINING mainly UK to make a light stop shining by pressing a switch : Please put the lights out when you leave .Electrical switches and connections
STOP BURNING B1 to make something that is burning stop burning : to put out a fire Fire and flameFire serviceStopping fires
PUT OUTSIDE to put something outside the house : to put out the rubbish / trash Placing and positioning an object
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