- The option to sell a given stock (or stock index or commodity future) at a given price before a given date.
- synonyms: put option
- Put into a certain place or abstract location.
- usage: "Put your things here"; "Set the tray down"; "Set the dogs on the scent of the missing children"; "Place emphasis on a certain point"
- Cause to be in a certain state; cause to be in a certain relation.
- usage: "That song put me in awful good humor"; "put your ideas in writing"
- Formulate in a particular style or language.
- usage: "I wouldn't put it that way"; "She cast her request in very polite language"
- Attribute or give.
- usage: "She put too much emphasis on her the last statement"; "He put all his efforts into this job"; "The teacher put an interesting twist to the interpretation of the story"
- synonyms: assign
- Make an investment.
- usage: "Put money into bonds"
- usage: "We put the time of arrival at 8 P. M."
- Cause (someone) to undergo something.
- usage: "He put her to the torture"
- usage: "put these words to music"
- Arrange thoughts, ideas, temporal events.
- usage: "arrange my schedule"; "set up one's life"; "I put these memories with those of bygone times"
WordNet 3.0 © 2006 by Princeton University
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