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putting on

verb , present participle of put on

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1 to place on one's person
  • I put on a coat and shoes to go outside
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2 to describe or express in too strong terms
  • some critics are putting it on when they say it's the best comedy ever made
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3 to present a false appearance of
  • put on a show of anger just for fun
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