Put is used in a large number of expressions which are explained under other words in this dictionary. For example, the expression to put someone in the picture is explained at picture.
put 用于许多表达方式中，这些表达方式的解释列在本词典的其他词条下。例如，to put someone in the picture 的解释在 picture 词条下。
The form put is used in the present tense and is the past tense and past participle. put的过去式和过去分词与原形相同。
1.VERB放;置;使处于某位置When you put something in a particular place or position, you move it into that place or position.
Leaphorn put the photograph on the desk...
She hesitated, then put her hand on Grace's arm...
Mishka put down a heavy shopping bag.
2.VERB将(某人)安置于(某处)If you put someone somewhere, you cause them to go there and to stay there for a period of time.
Rather than put him in the hospital, she had been caring for him at home...
I'd put the children to bed.
3.VERB使处于特定状态(或境地)To put someone or something in a particular state or situation means to cause them to be in that state or situation.
This is going to put them out of business...
He was putting himself at risk...
My doctor put me in touch with a psychiatrist...
4.VERB使接受;使受影响To put something on people or things means to cause them to have it, or to cause them to be affected by it.
The ruling will put extra pressure on health authorities to change working practices and shorten hours...
Be aware of the terrible strain it can put on a child when you expect the best reports...
They will also force schools to put more emphasis on teaching basic subjects.
5.VERB把(信任等)寄托于If you put your trust, faith, or confidence in someone or something, you trust them or have faith or confidence in them.
He had decided long ago that he would put his trust in socialism when the time came...
How much faith should we put in anti-ageing products?
6.VERB投入，花费(时间、体力或精力)If you put time, strength, or energy into an activity, you use it in doing that activity.
We're not saying that activists should put all their effort and time into party politics...
Eleanor did not put much energy into the discussion.
7.VERB投入(资金)If you put money into a business or project, you invest money in it.
Investors should consider putting some money into an annuity...
Put $10,000 into this investment and in 10 years, you'll have almost $18,000.
8.VERB表述;表达When you put an idea or remark in a particular way, you express it in that way. You can use expressions like to put it simply and to put it bluntly before saying something when you want to explain how you are going to express it.
I had already met Pete a couple of times through — how should I put it — friends in low places...
He doesn't, to put it very bluntly, give a damn about the woman or the baby...
If I was auditioning for a vocalist, let me put it this way, he wouldn't get to sing in my band...
9.VERB提出(问题)When you put a question to someone, you ask them the question.
Is this fair? Well, I put that question today to Deputy Counsel Craig Gillen...
He thinks that some workers may be afraid to put questions publicly.
10.VERB对(事件)作出说明;提出(意见、建议)If you put a case, opinion, or proposal, you explain it and list the reasons why you support or believe it.
He always put his point of view with clarity and with courage...
He put the case to the Saudi Foreign Minister...
He sat there listening as we put suggestions to him.
11.VERB给…定价(或估值);把…归(类)If you put something at a particular value or in a particular category, you consider that it has that value or that it belongs in that category.
I would put her age at about 50 or so...
All the more technically advanced countries put a high value on science...
It is not easy to put the guilty and innocent into clear-cut categories.
12.VERB写上;记上;键入;印上If you put written information somewhere, you write, type, or print it there.
Mary's family were so pleased that they put an announcement in the local paper to thank them...
I think what I put in that book is now pretty much the agenda for this country...
He crossed out 'Screenplay' and put 'Written by' instead.
13.PHRASE欺骗;愚弄If someone puts one over on you, they make you do or believe something by telling you things that are not true.
He considered himself a crafty man — a man would have to get up very early in the morning to put one over on Alf Tandy.
14.PHRASE指出;说明If you put it to someone that something is true, you suggest that it is true, especially when you think that they will be unwilling to admit this.
But I put it to you that they're useless...
I put this to Kenyon. 'Absolutely untrue,' he said.
15.PHRASE把…放在一起;组合If you say that something is bigger or better than several other things put together, you mean that it is bigger or has more good qualities than all of those other things if they are added together.
London has more pubs and clubs than the rest of the country put together.
16.PHRASE(表示同意、祝贺等的用语)握个手吧You say 'Put it there!' to someone when you are asking them to shake hands with you, because you agree with them or want to congratulate them.
Put it there, Pal, put it there!
Put some thought into it.
Put the ad back up.
Remember where you put it.
Reckless drivers put themselves and others in danger.
Put magic drawing in house, no more fighting.
The individualistic countries tend to put rights and privacy first.
Their wives put food on the table now.
Someone put it in a bag and took it away.
Put the battery and sim card back in the phone.
Do I have to uninstall software that I put on the pc?
Put the copy below the original layer.
Simply put: academic investments are a lower priority.
Prof woodford put two main objections.
City leaders already have several means to put pressure on local websites.
It will put pressure on domestic institutions to improve the products they offer.
Now cash-strapped newspapers want to put legal pressure on what they see as parasitical news aggregators.
The us president supported an armenian genocide resolution put before congress during the 2008 presidential campaign.
The bowl is put on a special lifting device.
I never let jim put all our money into the stock market.
He put it on and went towards his native village.