French translation of 'put about'
separable transitive verb
faire courirto put it about that ...
faire courir le bruit que ...
⇒ She had been putting it about that Melanie was having an affair with the boss.
Elle avait fait courir le bruit que Melanie avait une liaison avec le patron.
- (nautical, navy) [ship]
virer de bord
Example Sentences Including 'put about'
Now I understand that the concept of "better" is just an evil myth put about by fascist medical practitioners.BEHINDLINGS (2002)
And I know there were Piebald scrolls put about town, claiming all sorts of wild things.THE GOLDEN FOOL: Book Two of the Tawny Man (2002)
She was obviously surprised and a little put about : her hand went up to her hair.Testimonies
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Translation of put about from the Collins English to French Dictionary