put the children to bed

idiom

: to prepare children to go to sleep and put them in their beds
Have you put the children to bed?

Examples of put the children to bed in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Her parents had put the children to bed and went out to eat at restaurant around 200 feet away. NBC News, 1 May 2017

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“Put the children to bed.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/put%20the%20children%20to%20bed. Accessed 17 Jul. 2024.

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