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puts down

verb , present tense third-person singular of put down

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1 to express scornfully one's low opinion of
  • he has the annoying habit of putting down others under the guise of offering constructive criticism
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2 to make a written note of
  • we had the whole agreement put down on paper
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3 to put (someone or something) on a list
  • put her down as one of the chaperones for the field trip
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5 to explain (something) as being the result of something else
  • a fender bender that probably can be put down to the young driver's inexperience
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