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put out

adjective

put out

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of put out

  1. 1 to bring to bear especially forcefully or effectively despite putting out her best effort, she was unable to beat her longtime tennis rival Synonyms of put out apply, exercise, ply, exert, wieldWords Related to put out employ, use, utilize; abuse, misapply, misuse

  2. 2 to cause to cease burning put out the campfire before leaving Synonyms of put out blanket, douse (also dowse), extinguish, quench, snuff (out)Words Related to put out choke, smother, suffocate; blow out, rub out, snub (out), stamp (out), stubAntonyms of put out fire, ignite, inflame (also enflame), kindle, light

  3. 3 to disturb the peace of mind of (someone) especially by repeated disagreeable acts my father was put out by all the street noise outside our house Synonyms of put out aggravate, annoy, bother, bug, burn (up), chafe, eat, exasperate, frost, gall, get, grate, gripe, hack (off), irk, itch, nark [British], nettle, peeve, persecute, pique, irritate, rasp, rile, ruffle, spite, vexWords Related to put out hassle, heckle; nag; inflame (also enflame), provoke, rouse; badger, bait, bullyrag (also ballyrag), devil, hagride, harass, harry, pester, plague, tease; anger, antagonize, enrage, incense, infuriate, madden, rankle, roil; agitate, discomfort, discompose, disquiet, distress, exercise, freak (out), fret, perturb, undo, unhinge, unsettle, upset, worry; affront, insult, miff, offend, outrageNear Antonyms of put out appease, conciliate, mollify, oblige, pacify, placate, propitiate; delight, gladden, gratify, please, satisfy; assure, cheer, comfort, console, content, quiet, reassure, solace, soothe

  4. 4 to cause discomfort to or trouble for if it wouldn't put you out too much, would you mind giving me a ride to the airport? Synonyms of put out discommode, disoblige, disturb, incommode, inconvenience, troubleWords Related to put out burden, encumber, saddle, weigh; fetter, hamper, hamstring, handicap, hinder, hobble, hold back, hold up, impede, inhibit, interfere (with), manacle, obstruct, shackle, tie up, trammel; aggravate, anger, annoy, bother, bug, chafe, exasperate, gall, get, irk, nettle, peeve, pique, rile, vex; grate, inflame (also enflame), provoke; agitate, perturb, upsetNear Antonyms of put out abet, aid, assist, help; ease, facilitate, smooth; appease, conciliate, disarm, mollify, pacify, placate; delight, gladden, gratify, please, satisfy; comfort, console, contentAntonyms of put out accommodate, favor, oblige

  5. 5 to produce and release for distribution in printed form though most of their sales are now transacted through the Internet, the company still puts out a mail-order catalog Synonyms of put out get out, issue, print, publishWords Related to put out copublish; reissue, reprint, republish; serialize; contribute, edit, syndicate; manufacture, produce; distribute, marketNear Antonyms of put out censor, suppress



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