Definition of put on
2 : to cause to act or operate : apply put on more speed
5a : to mislead deliberately especially for amusement the interviewer … must be put down — or possibly, put on — Melvin Maddocksb : kid 1 you're putting me on
Examples of put on in a sentence
I put on a coat and shoes to go outside.
some critics are putting it on when they say it's the best comedy ever made
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