put down[ poo t-doun ]SEE DEFINITION OF put down
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR PUT DOWN
Harriet put down the apostle-spoon in her hand and stared across at him.
He put down the milk-pails and, going over to her, put a hand on her head.
At something after two o'clock that night, K. put down his pipe and listened.
Macdonald, however, was not a man to be put down in his own shop and before his own admirers.
Well, I'll tell you somethin'—will you put down a good bet if I steer you straight?
Comrade Ossipon put down his rising surprise with a firm hand.
"Come in, Margaret, and put down your basket," said the colonel in a genial tone.
Mrs. Wilson put down her hook again, and leaned back in her chair.
He put down the glass, found his handkerchief and mopped his dripping face.
I shall not trouble myself to put down all that passed between us.
MORE RELATED WORDS FOR PUT DOWN
- bottle up
- box in
- bring to screeching halt
- hang up
- hold up
- jam up
- keep lid on
- lock up
- pass on
- put a lock on
- put a stopper in
- put chill on
- put down
- put half nelson on
- rule out
- shut out
- throw cold water on
- tie up