put
noun.
the option to sell a given stock (or stock index or commodity future) at a given price before a given date
Synonym: put option
verb.
put into a certain place or abstract location
Put your things here|Set the tray down|Set the dogs on the scent of the missing children|Place emphasis on a certain point
Synonym: set, position, pose, place, lay
verb.
cause to be in a certain state; cause to be in a certain relation
That song put me in awful good humor|put your ideas in writing
verb.
formulate in a particular style or language
I wouldn't put it that way|She cast her request in very polite language
Synonym: redact, frame, couch, cast
verb.
attribute or give
She put too much emphasis on her the last statement|He put all his efforts into this job|The teacher put an interesting twist to the interpretation of the story
Synonym: assign
verb.
make an investment
Put money into bonds
Synonym: commit, invest, place
verb.
estimate
We put the time of arrival at 8 P.M.
Synonym: place, set
verb.
cause (someone) to undergo something
He put her to the torture
verb.
adapt
put these words to music
verb.
arrange thoughts, ideas, temporal events
arrange my schedule|set up one's life|I put these memories with those of bygone times
Synonym: arrange, order, set up