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puts off

verb
present tense third-person singular of put off

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1 to assign to a later time
  • never put off until tomorrow what you can do today

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2 to rid oneself of (a garment)
  • put off your coat and stay awhile

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3 to cause to feel disgust
  • she was put off by his blatantly sexist attitude

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“Puts off.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/puts%20off. Accessed 27 Oct. 2021.

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