One more straight coil completes the neck, and a piece of clay is then put across the top, closing it.
I couldn't have him interferin' with the job you an' I have to put across.
Then we ourselves and the luggage were put across, the mares swimming with us, though they got across much quicker than we did.
Recover our canoe, and put across the lake to where Will stands on that dock.
The ties would then be placed in piles, and the rails, as they were loosened, would be carried and put across these log heaps.
These were put across the entire spot just as the sunflowers had been.
I didn't see Ashbran himself; Abe believed he had put across to warn your men.
He is building a big transparency to put across the 153 front of the National.
The three steamers were put across to a clearing on the divide between the Congo and Aruwimi, and two of them brought to anchor.
A plank was put across the supports of the bridge over the Yuba, and a rope fastened to a beam overhead.
late Old English *putian, implied in putung "instigation, an urging," literally "a putting;" related to pytan "put out, thrust out" (of eyes), probably from a Germanic stem that also produced Danish putte "to put," Swedish dialectal putta; Middle Dutch pote "scion, plant," Dutch poten "to plant," Old Norse pota "to poke."
Meaning "act of casting a heavy stone overhead" (as a trial of strength) is attested from c.1300. Obsolete past tense form putted is attested 14c.-15c. To put down "end by force or authority" (a rebellion, etc.) is from c.1300. Adjective phrase put out "angry, upset" is first recorded 1887; to put out, of a woman, "to offer oneself for sex" is from 1947. To put upon (someone) "play a trick on, impose on" is from 1690s. To put up with "tolerate, accept" (1755) was originally to put up, as in "to pocket." To put (someone) on "deceive" is from 1958.