put in one's place

see put someone in his or her place.


Nearby words

  1. put in,
  2. put in a good word,
  3. put in an appearance,
  4. put in mind of,
  5. put in mothballs,
  6. put in one's two cents,
  7. put in order,
  8. put in the way of,
  9. put into effect,
  10. put into practice

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