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Entry Word: put
Text: 1 to arrange something in a certain spot or position <just put the books on the table for now> -- see PLACE 1 2 to convey in appropriate or telling terms <tried to think of a good way of putting the news> -- see PHRASE 3 to decide the size, amount, number, or distance of (something) without actual measurement <put the time of the photograph at about noon> -- see ESTIMATE 2 4 to establish or apply as a charge or penalty <a proposal to put a special tax on luxuries> -- see IMPOSE