put on a clinic

Definition of put on a clinic

US, informal

  1. :  to perform or play extremely well The quarterback really put on a clinic in the second half, throwing four touchdown passes.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  to place in a specified position or relationship :  lay

    :  to move in a specified direction

    :  to send (something, such as a weapon or missile) into or through something :  thrust

  1. :  a throw made with an overhand pushing motion

    :  the act or an instance of putting the shot

    :  an option to sell a specified amount of a security (such as a stock) or commodity (such as wheat) at a fixed price at or within a specified time — compare call 3d

  1. :  being in place :  fixed, set

  1. :  a class of medical instruction in which patients are examined and discussed

    :  a group meeting devoted to the analysis and solution of concrete problems or to the acquiring of specific skills or knowledge

    :  a facility (as of a hospital) for diagnosis and treatment of outpatients

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