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put

[pʊt] (     pt & pp put, cont putting )
transitive verb Conjugation
1. [generally]   Conjugation poner
 to put something into something   meter algo en algo
2. [place exactly]   Conjugation colocar
3. [send - to prison etc]   Conjugation meter
 to put the children to bed   acostar a los niños
4. [express]   Conjugation expresar, Conjugation formular
 to put it bluntly   hablando claro
5. [ask - question]   Conjugation hacer
[ - proposal]   Conjugation presentar
 to put it to somebody that ...   sugerir a alguien que ...
6. [estimate]
 to put something at   calcular algo en
7. [invest]
 to put money into a project   invertir dinero en un proyecto
 to put money into an account   ingresar dinero en una cuenta
 to put a lot of effort into something   esforzarse mucho con algo
8. [apply]
 to put pressure on   presionar a
 that puts a great responsibility on us   eso nos supone una gran responsabilidad


  

put across


transitive verb separable Conjugation ,
  

put over


transitive verb separable Conjugation
  Conjugation transmitir
 to put oneself across   hacerse entender


  

put aside


transitive verb separable
1. [money]   Conjugation ahorrar
2. [book, work, differences]   dejar a un lado


  

put away


transitive verb separable Conjugation
1. [tidy away]   poner en su sitio, Conjugation guardar
2. (inf) [lock up]   Conjugation encerrar
3. (inf) [consume]   tragarse


  

put back


transitive verb separable Conjugation
1. [replace]   devolver a su sitio
2. [postpone]   Conjugation aplazar
[schedule]   Conjugation retrasar
3. [clock, watch]   Conjugation atrasar


  

put by


transitive verb separable Conjugation
  Conjugation ahorrar


  

put down


transitive verb separable Conjugation
1. [lay down]   Conjugation dejar
2. [phone]   Conjugation colgar
3. [quell]   Conjugation sofocar, Conjugation reprimir
4. (inf) [criticize]
 to put somebody down   poner mal a alguien
 to put oneself down   menospreciarse
5. (UK) [animal]   Conjugation sacrificar
6. [write down]   Conjugation apuntar


  

put down to


transitive verb separable
  achacar a


  

put forward


transitive verb separable Conjugation
1. [plan, theory, name]   Conjugation proponer, Conjugation presentar
[proposal]   Conjugation presentar
2. [clock, meeting, event]   Conjugation adelantar


  

put in


transitive verb separable Conjugation
1. [spend - time]   Conjugation dedicar
2. [submit]   Conjugation presentar
3. [install]   Conjugation instalar


  

put off


transitive verb separable Conjugation
1. [postpone]   Conjugation posponer, Conjugation aplazar
2. [cause to wait]   hacer esperar
3. [distract]   Conjugation distraer
4. [discourage]   Conjugation disuadir, Conjugation desanimar
5. [cause to dislike]
 to put somebody off something   quitarle a alguien las ganas de algo


  

put on


transitive verb separable Conjugation
1. [wear]   Conjugation ponerse
2. [show, play]   Conjugation representar
[exhibition]   Conjugation hacer
[transport]   Conjugation organizar
3. [gain]
 to put on weight   engordar
 I've put on 10 kilos   he engordado 10 kilos
4. [radio, light]   Conjugation poner, Conjugation encender
 to put on the brakes   frenar
5. [record, tape]   Conjugation poner
6. [start cooking]   empezar a hacer or cocinar
 to put the kettle on   poner el agua a hervir
7. [bet]   apostar por
8. [add]   Conjugation añadir
9. [feign - air, accent]   Conjugation fingir
10. (US & inf) [tease]
 to put somebody on   tomar el pelo a alguien


  

put onto


transitive verb separable
[tell about]
 to put somebody onto something/somebody   dirigir a alguien a algo/alguien


  

put out


transitive verb separable Conjugation
1. [place outside]   Conjugation sacar
2. [issue - statement]   hacer público
3. [extinguish, switch off]   Conjugation apagar
4. [prepare for use - clothes]   Conjugation sacar
5. [extend - hand, leg]   Conjugation extender
[ - tongue]   Conjugation sacar
6. (inf) [injure]   dislocarse
7. [upset]
 to be put out   estar disgustado ( f disgustada)
8. [inconvenience]   causar molestias a
 to put oneself out   molestarse


  

put over


transitive verb separable Conjugation
→ put across


  

put through


transitive verb separable Conjugation
1. TELEC [call]   Conjugation poner
 to put somebody through to somebody   poner a alguien con alguien
2. [cause to suffer]
 to put somebody through something   hacer pasar a alguien por algo


  

put together


transitive verb separable Conjugation
1. [machine, tool]   Conjugation ensamblar
[team]   Conjugation reunir
[report, strategy]   Conjugation elaborar
2. [combine]   Conjugation mezclar
3. [organize - event]   Conjugation organizar


  

put up


transitive verb separable Conjugation
1. [build]   Conjugation construir
[tent]   Conjugation montar
2. [umbrella]   Conjugation abrir
[flag]   Conjugation izar
3. [raise - hand]   Conjugation levantar
4. [poster]   Conjugation fijar
[painting]   Conjugation pegar, Conjugation colgar
5. [provide - money]   Conjugation poner
6. [propose - candidate]   Conjugation proponer
7. [increase]   Conjugation subir, Conjugation aumentar
8. [provide accommodation for]   Conjugation alojar


  

put up


transitive verb inseparable Conjugation
[resistance]   Conjugation ofrecer
 to put up a fight   ofrecer resistencia


  

put up to


transitive verb separable Conjugation
 to put somebody up to something   incitar a alguien a hacer algo


  

put up with


transitive verb inseparable Conjugation
  Conjugation aguantar, Conjugation soportar


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