What is put?

  • (verb): Cause to be in a certain state; cause to be in a certain relation.
    Example: "That song put me in awful good humor"
    See also — Additional definitions below


Put can refer to:

Read more about Put.

Some articles on put:

... Put can refer to Put option, a financial contract between two parties, the buyer and the seller of the option The Biblical Put, the son of Ham and the grandson ... the local system to the remote system (as compared to "get") Put (band), from Rijeka, Croatia Put, a 16th century card game The command put "..." in Turing (programming language) PUT may ...
Convertible Bond - Redemption Options/strategies
... Soft put - can be redeemed for cash, stock or notes or a combination of all three at the company's discretion ... Hard put - payable only in cash Protective put - buying a put option for the underlying bond security Subordinated put - Convertible put - convert to share by paying a charge ...
Kelvin Wilson - Club Career - Celtic
... His poor clearance allowed Steven Naismith to put Rangers in the lead ... After a lacklustre first season, Wilson put in an improved performance in the second leg of Celtic's Champions League play-off against Helsingborgs ... On 23 October 2012, Wilson put in one of the finest performances of his career, shutting out Lionel Messi in Celtic's narrow 2-1 defeat to Barcelona at Camp Nou ...
... Phut or Put (Hebrew פוט pûṭ Septuagint Greek Φουδ Phoud) is the third son of Ham (one of the sons of Noah), in the biblical Table of Nations (Genesis 106 cf ... Put (or Phut) is associated with Ancient Libya by many early writers ... been inferred from Nahum 39, where it is said that "Put and Lubim" were the helpers of Egypt ...
Valve Actuator - Service Conditions
... The applications are often safety related, therefore the plant operators put high demands on the reliability of the devices ... are often operated for several decades which justifies the higher demands put on the lifetime of the devices ... The manufacturers put a lot of work and knowledge into corrosion protection ...

More definitions of "put":

  • (verb): Arrange thoughts, ideas, temporal events, etc..
    Example: "I put these memories with those of bygone times"
    Synonyms: arrange, set up, order
  • (verb): Estimate.
    Example: "We put the time of arrival at 8 P.M."
    Synonyms: place, set
  • (verb): Cause (someone) to undergo something.
    Example: "He put her to the torture"
  • (noun): The option to sell a given stock (or stock index or commodity future) at a given price before a given date.
    Synonyms: put option
  • (verb): Make an investment.
    Example: "Put money into bonds"
    Synonyms: invest, commit, place
  • (verb): Attribute or give.
    Example: "She put too much emphasis on her the last statement"; "He put all his efforts into this job"; "The teacher put an interesting twist to the interpretation of the story"
    Synonyms: assign
  • (verb): Formulate in a particular style or language.
    Example: "I wouldn't put it that way"
    Synonyms: frame, redact, cast, couch
  • (verb): Put into a certain place or abstract location.
    Example: "Put your things here"
    Synonyms: set, place, pose, position, lay
  • (verb): Adapt.
    Example: "Put these words to music"

Famous quotes containing the word put:

    The terrible beast, that no one may understand,
    Came to my side, and put down his head in love.
    Louise Bogan (1897–1970)

    “Really, friend, I can’t let you. You may need them.”
    “Not till I shrink, when they’ll be out of style.”
    “But really I——I have so many collars.”
    “I don’t know who I rather would have have them.
    They’re only turning yellow where they are.
    But you’re the doctor, as the saying is.
    I’ll put the light out. Don’t you wait for me....”
    Robert Frost (1874–1963)

    Never put off till to-morrow what you can do day after to-morrow just as well.
    Mark Twain [Samuel Langhorne Clemens] (1835–1910)