Textual thesaurus for "put"

(noun) put option

the option to sell a given stock (or stock index or commodity future) at a given price before a given date

(verb) place, set


We put the time of arrival at 8 P.M.

(verb) arrange, order, set up

arrange thoughts, ideas, temporal events

arrange my schedule; set up one's life; I put these memories with those of bygone times

(verb) frame, couch, redact, cast

formulate in a particular style or language

I wouldn't put it that way; She cast her request in very polite language

(verb) assign

attribute or give

She put too much emphasis on her the last statement; He put all his efforts into this job; The teacher put an interesting twist to the interpretation of the story

(verb) place, pose, position, set, lay

put into a certain place or abstract location

Put your things here; Set the tray down; Set the dogs on the scent of the missing children; Place emphasis on a certain point

(verb) commit, invest, place

make an investment

Put money into bonds