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|present participle||putting on|
|past tense||put on|
|past participle||put on|
Dorothy put on her coat and went out.
Kim had forgotten to put his watch on.
Melanie was putting on her makeup in front of the mirror.
I feel that too much responsibility is put on teachers.
Advertising aimed at children puts a lot of pressure on parents.
I put $2 on Seattle Slew to win the Derby.
I think he was just putting on an act to get sympathy.
She’s not really upset – she’s just putting it on.
I had forgotten to put the emergency brake on, so the car rolled back down the hill.
I was put on a low-fat diet.
The doctor put him on a course of antibiotics.
The Packers’ offense put on a dazzling performance throughout the second half of the game.
Can you put the drinks on my bill, please?
We put the meal on our expense accounts.
This is the American English definition of put on. View British English definition of put on.
a derogatory word used for referring to people in the banking and investment industry who are thought of as taking serious risks in order to increase their own earnings …add a word
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