9 terms

Phrasal verbs with PUT #1

put across
to convey information, to tell someone information
put up
to put something where it belongs -or- to put something on the wall, such as a poster or picture frame.
put on
to wear clothing, to change clothing, to wear jewelry or other accessories.
put through
to do something that causes someone else emotional pain
put off
to delay doing something, to procrastinate
put down
to have something in your hands and you put it on a table or the floor -or- to say something to someone to make them feel badly about themselves.
put out
extinguish a cigarette or a fire
put away
to put something where it belongs
put together
something is in pieces and you arrange the pieces and make it whole.