HyperDic: put_in

English > 6 senses of the expression put in:
VERBchangeput in, insert, enclose, inclose, stick in, introduceintroduce
possessionput in, store, hive away, lay in, salt away, stack away, stash awaykeep or lay aside for future use
communicationput in, chime in, cut in, butt in, chisel in, barge in, break inbreak into a conversation
contactput in, install, instal, set upset up for use
competitionput in, submitmake an application as for a job or funding
communicationput in, interject, come in, interpose, throw in, injectto insert / insert between other elements
English > put in: 6 senses > verb 1, change
Meaningintroduce.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Something ----s something; Somebody ----s something PP
Synonymsinsert, enclose, inclose, stick in, introduce
Narrowercatheterize, catheteriseinsert a catheter into (a body part)
cupput into a cup
feed, feed inintroduce continuously
foistinsert surreptitiously or without warrant
glassput in a glass container
inject, shootForce or drive (a fluid or gas) into by piercing
inoculateintroduce a microorganism into
insetset or place in
intersperse, interlardintroduce one's writing or speech with certain expressions
plugInsert as a plug
plugInsert a plug into
plugReplace the center of a coin with a baser metal
slipinsert inconspicuously or quickly or quietly
Broaderput, set, place, pose, position, layPut into a certain place or abstract location
Spanishincluír, insertar, introducir, meter, poner
Catalaninserir, introduir
English > put in: 6 senses > verb 2, possession
MeaningKeep or lay aside for future use.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Synonymsstore, hive away, lay in, salt away, stack away, stash away
Narrowerbinstore in bins
computerize, computerisestore in a computer
hivestore, like bees
roll up, collect, accumulate, pile up, amass, compile, hoardGet or gather together
victuallay in provisions / provisions
Broaderkeep, hold onRetain possession of
Spanishacumular, almacenar, atesorar
Catalanacumular, atresorar, desar, emmagatzemar, tresorejar
English > put in: 6 senses > verb 3, communication
Meaningbreak into a conversation.
PatternSomebody ----s
Synonymschime in, cut in, butt in, chisel in, barge in, break in
Narrowerinterrupt, disruptinterfere in someone else's activity
Broaderinterrupt, disrupt, break up, cut offmake a break / break in
Spanishcortar, entrometerse, incorporarse, interrumpir, meterse, tomar parte, unirse
English > put in: 6 senses > verb 4, contact
MeaningSet up for use.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Somebody ----s somebody; Somebody ----s somebody PP; Somebody ----s something PP
ModelThey want to put in the doors
Example "We put in a new sink"
Synonymsinstall, instal, set up
Narrowerpost, put upPlace so as to be noticed
reinstallinstall again
retrofitfit in or on an existing structure, such as an older house
Broaderput, set, place, pose, position, layPut into a certain place or abstract location
Spanishinstalar
Catalaninstal·lar
English > put in: 6 senses > verb 5, competition
Meaningmake an application as for a job or funding.
PatternSomebody ----s
Example"We put in a grant to the NSF"
Synonymsubmit
Broaderapplyask (for something)
Spanishsometerse
English > put in: 6 senses > verb 6, communication
MeaningTo insert / insert between other elements.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Somebody ----s that CLAUSE
Synonymsinterject, come in, interpose, throw in, inject
Broaderinterrupt, disrupt, break up, cut offmake a break / break in
Spanishintercalar, interponer

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