What does put out mean?

Definitions for put out

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word put out.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. trouble, put out, inconvenience, disoblige, discommode, incommode, bother(verb)

    to cause inconvenience or discomfort to

    "Sorry to trouble you, but..."

  2. put out(verb)

    put out considerable effort

    "He put out the same for seven managers"

  3. smother, put out(verb)

    deprive of the oxygen necessary for combustion

    "smother fires"

  4. exsert, stretch out, put out, extend, hold out, stretch forth(verb)

    thrust or extend out

    "He held out his hand"; "point a finger"; "extend a hand"; "the bee exserted its sting"

  5. douse, put out(verb)

    put out, as of a candle or a light

    "Douse the lights"

  6. put out(verb)

    be sexually active

    "She is supposed to put out"

  7. put out, retire(verb)

    cause to be out on a fielding play

  8. put out(verb)


    "he was put out at third base on a long throw from left field"

  9. publish, bring out, put out, issue, release(verb)

    prepare and issue for public distribution or sale

    "publish a magazine or newspaper"

  10. anesthetize, anaesthetize, anesthetise, anaesthetise, put under, put out(verb)

    administer an anesthetic drug to

    "The patient must be anesthetized before the operation"; "anesthetize the gum before extracting the teeth"


  1. put out(Noun)

    The statistic of the number of outs a defensive player directly caused.

  2. put out(Verb)

    To place outside or eject.

  3. put out(Verb)

    To produce.

  4. put out(Verb)

    To injure a part of the body, especially a joint.

  5. put out(Verb)

    To extinguish (a flame or light).

  6. put out(Verb)

    To eliminate from a competition.

  7. put out(Verb)

    To consent to sex.

  8. put out(Verb)

    To cause a player on the offense to be out, especially of men on base.

  9. put out(Adjective)

    Taking offense; indignant.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of put out in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of put out in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Theodore Roosevelt, last words, 6 January 1919:

    Put out the light.

  2. Police Executive Director Jim Pasco:

    They put out a carrot, but it's a fake carrot.

  3. John Gillespie Magee Jr., High Flight:

    ...[I] put out my hand, and touched the face of God.

  4. H.W. Mann:

    Be responsible with the energy put out into the universe

  5. Ken Tietjen:

    Nevada put out the Bern, hillary has all the momentum going forward.

Images & Illustrations of put out

  1. put output output out

Translations for put out

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • أنتجArabic
  • eliminació, apagarCatalan, Valencian
  • slukkeDanish
  • produzieren, ranlassen, herstellen, rausbringen, löschen, raussetzen, rauswerfenGerman
  • σβήνωGreek
  • eligi, konsenti, forigi, misfleksi, produkti, estingiEsperanto
  • sacar, extinguirSpanish
  • tuottaa, vahingoittaa, sammuttaa, antaa, laittaa ulosFinnish
  • produire, éteindre, vexéFrench
  • spegnere, estinguereItalian
  • 生産, 消すJapanese
  • ontzet, uitwerpen, produceren, blussen, toegeven, kwetsen, verontwaardigd, uitdoen, blesseren, doven, buitenzettenDutch
  • lage, produsere, slokke, satt ut, slukke, sette ut, slippe utNorwegian
  • esténher, esténger, astudarOccitan
  • dawać, wygaszać, daćPolish
  • extinguir, apagarPortuguese
  • stizar, stüder, stüzzer, stidarRomansh
  • stingeRomanian
  • выкладывать, произвести, тушить, погасить, потушить, давать, гасить, выложить, дать, вывихивать, производить, вывихнутьRussian
  • studaiSardinian
  • vermekTurkish

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