put over

verb

Definition of put over

transitive verb
2 :put across 2
3 :to achieve or carry through by deceit or trickery
  • put one over on me

Examples of put over in a Sentence

  1. as a result of a medical emergency, our dream vacation had to be put over to the following year

First Known Use of put over

15th century

put over Synonyms

Synonyms
defer, delay, hold off (on), hold over, hold up, lay over, put off, postpone, remit, shelve
Related Words
suspend; hesitate, pause, stay; detain, retard, slow; extend, lengthen, prolong, protract, stretch (out); wait
Near Antonyms
act, deal (with), decide (upon), do, work (on)


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