put someone down

see put down, def. 4.


Nearby words

  1. put out to grass,
  2. put over,
  3. put paid to,
  4. put right,
  5. put someone away,
  6. put someone in his or her place,
  7. put someone on,
  8. put someone out of his or her misery,
  9. put someone right,
  10. put someone through his or her paces

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