put in

Definitions of put in
  1. verb
    break into a conversation
    synonyms: barge in, break in, butt in, chime in, chisel in, cut in
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    disrupt, interrupt
    interfere in someone else's activity
    cut in
    interrupt a dancing couple in order to take one of them as one's own partner
    cut short
    cause to end earlier than intended
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    break up, cut off, disrupt, interrupt
    make a break in
  2. verb
    introduce
    synonyms: enclose, inclose, insert, introduce, stick in
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    plug
    insert as a plug
    plug
    insert a plug into
    inoculate
    introduce a microorganism into
    inset
    set or place in
    glass
    put in a glass container
    catheterise, catheterize
    insert a catheter into (a body part)
    cup
    put into a cup
    interlard, intersperse
    introduce one's writing or speech with certain expressions
    feed, feed in
    introduce continuously
    slip
    insert inconspicuously or quickly or quietly
    foist
    insert surreptitiously or without warrant
    inject, shoot
    force or drive (a fluid or gas) into by piercing
    seed
    inoculate with microorganisms
    interleave
    intersperse alternately, as of protective covers for book illustrations
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    lay, place, pose, position, put, set
    put into a certain place or abstract location
  3. verb
    set up for use
    “We put in a new sink”
    synonyms: instal, install, set up
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    retrofit
    fit in or on an existing structure, such as an older house
    reinstall
    install again
    post, put up
    place so as to be noticed
    type of:
    lay, place, pose, position, put, set
    put into a certain place or abstract location
  4. verb
    to insert between other elements
  5. verb
    make an application as for a job or funding
    “We put in a grant to the NSF”
    synonyms: submit
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    apply
    ask (for something)
  6. verb
    keep or lay aside for future use
    synonyms: hive away, lay in, salt away, stack away, stash away, store
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    bin
    store in bins
    computerise, computerize
    store in a computer
    victual
    lay in provisions
    accumulate, amass, collect, compile, hoard, pile up, roll up
    get or gather together
    hive
    store, like bees
    run up
    pile up (debts or scores)
    corral
    collect or gather
    collect, pull in
    get or bring together
    come up, scrape, scrape up, scratch
    gather (money or other resources) together over time
    chunk, lump
    put together indiscriminately
    bale
    make into a bale
    catch
    take in and retain
    fund
    accumulate a fund for the discharge of a recurrent liability
    fund
    place or store up in a fund for accumulation
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    hold on, keep
    retain possession of
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