put in a good word

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Definition of put in a good word

: to say something good about someone Would you mind putting in a good word for me?

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“Put in a good word.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/put%20in%20a%20good%20word. Accessed 19 Sep. 2020.

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