put

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put is part of the Basic English 850.
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put is one of the 1000 most common headwords.
put

Pronunciation[change]

Verb[change]

Plain form
put

Third person singular
puts

Simple past
put

Past participle
put

Present participle
putting

  1. When you put a thing someplace, you move a thing to a place.
    I always put my books on the table when I get home from school.
  2. The past tense and past participle of put.
    The person stopped reading the book and put it on the table.