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put in

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. insert, enclose, inclose, stick in, put in, introduceverb


    "Insert your ticket here"

  2. store, hive away, lay in, put in, salt away, stack away, stash awayverb

    keep or lay aside for future use

    "store grain for the winter"; "The bear stores fat for the period of hibernation when he doesn't eat"

  3. chime in, cut in, put in, butt in, chisel in, barge in, break inverb

    break into a conversation

    "her husband always chimes in, even when he is not involved in the conversation"

  4. install, instal, put in, set upverb

    set up for use

    "install the washer and dryer"; "We put in a new sink"

  5. put in, submitverb

    make an application as for a job or funding

    "We put in a grant to the NSF"

  6. interject, come in, interpose, put in, throw in, injectverb

    to insert between other elements

    "She interjected clever remarks"


  1. put inverb

    To place inside.

  2. put inverb

    To apply, request, or submit.

  3. Etymology: From put + in

Editors Contribution

  1. put in

    To place

    The money we put in our community bank account we know we are going to require it for an attic development as we are expecting twins

    Submitted by MaryC on February 5, 2021  

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of put in in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of put in in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of put in in a Sentence

  1. Phyllis Schlafly:

    The feminist movement is not about success for women, it is about treating women as victims and about telling women that you can’t succeed because society is unfair to you, and I think that’s a very unfortunate idea to put in the minds of young women because I believe women can do whatever they want.

  2. Steve Simon:

    Maria (Sharapova) is a leader and I have always known her to be a woman of great integrity, nevertheless, as Maria acknowledged, it is every player's responsibility to know what they put in their body and to know if it is permissible. The WTA will support the decisions reached through this process.

  3. The Raptors:

    We thrive off adversity, every single guy on this team, we've been in tough situations before and, you know, sometimes when you're put in tough situations, that is what brings out the best in you and that's what point we are at now.

  4. Cooper Kupp:

    There were so many guys on this team that have just respected this game, have put in the work and the time, that was a huge thing coming into this. So many guys just said, ‘ Hey, we've got guys here that deserve Super Bowl. We've got to win this for them.'.

  5. Al Lewis:

    Protectionism is somebody just admitting failure, when we can’t compete on a certain product, because labor’s cheaper somewhere else, we put in tariffs ... and they’re being cast in the rhetoric of a trade war. Well, a trade war is not going to be good for anybody.

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    transmitting light; able to be seen through with clarity
    • A. nasty
    • B. transparent
    • C. dependable
    • D. hatched

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