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put out

adjective

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put out

verb

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1 to bring to bear especially forcefully or effectively
  • despite putting out her best effort, she was unable to beat her longtime tennis rival

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2 to cause to cease burning
  • put out the campfire before leaving

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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

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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?

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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

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“Put out.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/put%20out. Accessed 1 Oct. 2020.

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