What does put out to pasture mean?

Definitions for put out to pasture

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


  1. put out to pasture(Verb)

    To make someone retire, especially due to advancing age.

  2. put out to pasture(Verb)

    To discontinue something.

  3. Origin: From the practice of putting draft animals too old to work in a pasture.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of put out to pasture in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

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

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Harry Reid:

    I've said publicly in Nevada on more than one occasion -- we have, one of our statues, is Pat McCarran, i think he should be put out to pasture some place. I think he doesn't represent the things I think our country stands for certainly what Nevada doesn't stand for. So the statues are important. They really send a message.

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