put to sleep

Definitions of put to sleep
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v help someone go to bed

Type of:
put
cause to be in a certain state; cause to be in a certain relation

v kill gently, as with an injection

Synonyms:
put away
Type of:
kill
cause to die; put to death, usually intentionally or knowingly

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