Definition of 'put down'
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Eppstadt ate a couple of mouthfuls of rare tuna, then put down his fork. COLDHEART CANYON (2001)The other one had been taken out of its wrapper and put down on the mantel shelf. CASCADES - THE DAY OF THE DEAD (2001)I simply wait a few seconds, say absolutely nothing, then quietly put down the phone. RESCUING ROSE (2002)
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Translations for 'put down'
British English: put-down NOUN
A put-down is something that you say or do to criticize someone or make them appear foolish.
I see the term as a put-down of women.
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