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phrasal verb [transitive]
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present tense
I/you/we/theyput before
he/she/itputs before
present participleputting before
past tenseput before
past participleput before
  1. put something before someone to formally offer an idea or proposal to someone for them to consider or accept
    The new Criminal Justice bill is expected to be put before Parliament next month.
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