put away

verb

Definition of put away

  1. transitive verb
  2. 1a :  discard, renounce to put grief away is disloyal to the memory of the departed — H. A. Overstreetb :  divorce

  3. 2 :  to eat or drink up :  consume

  4. 3a :  to confine especially in a mental institutionb :  buryc :  kill

Examples of put away in a Sentence

  1. the naval authorities put away the body yesterday

First Known Use of put away

14th century



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