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There is this idea that appealing to youth is the only way forward. But that is no longer the case. Youth is not everything. Now we have all the baby-boomers in their 60s, like me, who are actively engaged in life - we're not retiring, we're not just being put out to grass once we hit 60.
Julie Walters

Meaning of "put out to grass" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF PUT OUT TO GRASS

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WHAT DOES PUT OUT TO GRASS MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of put out to grass in the English dictionary

The definition of put out to grass in the dictionary is to retire.


WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE PUT OUT TO GRASS

put on to
put one across
put one in mind of
put one over on
put one´s back into
put one´s best foot forward
put one´s cards on the table
put one´s feet up
put one´s foot down
put one´s foot in it
put one´s hand to the plough
put one´s head in a noose
put one´s house in order
put one´s money where one´s mouth is
put one´s oar in
put one´s shirt on
put one´s shoulder to the wheel
put option
put out
put over

WORDS THAT END LIKE PUT OUT TO GRASS

beargrass
bent grass
Bermuda grass
bluegrass
brass
buffalo grass
cutting grass
get off the grass
grass
Greengrass
Kentucky bluegrass
lemon grass
meadow grass
pampas grass
rye-grass
snake in the grass
supergrass
switchgrass
tallgrass
turfgrass
wheatgrass

Synonyms and antonyms of put out to grass in the English dictionary of synonyms

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Translation of «put out to grass» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF PUT OUT TO GRASS

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The translations of put out to grass from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «put out to grass» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

放出来吃草
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

hacerse a la hierba
570 millions of speakers

English

put out to grass
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

घास को बाहर रखा
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

اخماد على العشب
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

потушить на траве
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

posta a grama
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

ঘাস আউট করা
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

mettre au vert
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Diletakkan di rumput
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

setzen auf die Weide
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

草に出す
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

잔디 에 넣어
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Sijine menyang suket
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

đưa ra để cỏ
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

புல் போட
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

गवत बाहेर ठेवले
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Çimlere bırakmak
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

messo al pascolo
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

zgłoszonej do trawy
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

згасити на траві
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

scos la iarbă
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

τίθεται σε χόρτο
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

sit om uit te gras
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

lägga ut på bete
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

satt ut til gress
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of put out to grass

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «PUT OUT TO GRASS»

The term «put out to grass» is normally little used and occupies the 112.510 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «PUT OUT TO GRASS» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about put out to grass

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QUOTES WITH «PUT OUT TO GRASS»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word put out to grass.
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Julie Walters
There is this idea that appealing to youth is the only way forward. But that is no longer the case. Youth is not everything. Now we have all the baby-boomers in their 60s, like me, who are actively engaged in life - we're not retiring, we're not just being put out to grass once we hit 60.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «PUT OUT TO GRASS»

Discover the use of put out to grass in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to put out to grass and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Grass Productivity
Animals should be put out to grass gradually The requirements of the grass as regards the beginning of grazing have been examined: what are the requirements of the cow? A general rule in the feeding of livestock is to avoid sudden changes ...
Andre Voisin, 1988
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Survey English Dialects
... put out, put out at lea, put out at tack, put out for keep, put out for keeping, put out for to keep, put out on hire, put out on tack, put out to gist, put out to gistment, put out to grass, put out to graze, put out to grazing, put out to keep, put out to lea,  ...
Michael V. Barry, 2013
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The Book of the Farm: Detailing the Labours of the Farmer, ...
... are usually milked about sunrise, and put out to grass just at the very time the dew on it is being evaporated, and is, of course, in the most dangerous state; and it is, moreover, just then that cows feel the great,est hunger, and eat most grass.
Henry Stephens, 1844
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An Asperger Dictionary of Everyday Expressions: Second Edition
Put out to grass Retire from employment or make redundant.* Put out to pasture Means the same as put out to grass. Put right Amend an error.* Put spin on Distort the facts to strengthen an argument.* Put stock in Trust in.* Put that in their pipe ...
Ian Stuart-Hamilton, 2006
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Survey of English Dialects: The Dictionary and Grammar
... put on tack, put on the keep, put out, put out at lea, put out at tack, put out for keep, put out for keeping, put out for to keep, put out on hire, put out on tack, put out tn gist, put out to gistment. put out to grass, put out to graze, put out to grazing,  ...
Clive Upton, David Parry, John David Allison Widdowson, 1994
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Farming Systems and Agrarian Systems: A French-English ...
1. défense de marcher sur les pelouses ; 2. ne marche pas sur mes plates- bandes! - to grass on someone (argot brit.), « donner » quelqu 'un - a grass (argo brit.), un indic, un informateur - he was put out to grass, il a été mis au vert, mis à la ...
Laurence de Bonneval, 1993
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The Canada Farmer
When the colt is a week or ten days old it is put out to grass, with its dam, in some small pasture ground, with shed adjacent; at five months old it is weaned ; during winter it is provided with hay and a few oats, and when spring comes is put out ...
‎1867
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Forgotten Heroes: The Charge of the Light Brigade
The horse “Butcher” being put out to grass at Colchester Cavalry Barracks Private J.Malanfy Private J.Lamb Six Survivors of the Balaclava Charge of the 13th Light Dragoons “Butcher” Sergt.-Major E.Hughes Private E.Hunt Private J.Douglas ...
Roy Dutton, 2007
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Multi-Functional English-Chinese Dictionary
i^^'^^iiko bie lang fei shf iian le, wo men jln tian hai you xd duo shl qfng yao zuo. put sb. out to grass il# bei po tul xiu He is only 46 and put out to grass/ffe^MS^1, ffl, MMlifls7o ta cai si shf liu suf, jiu bei po tul xiu le. the grass always looks ...
Jane Sun, 2009
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The American Heritage Dictionary of Idioms, Second Edition
[First half of 1800s] put out of business Q See OUT OF BUsINEss. put out of one's mind Make oneself forget or overlook, as in You've lost, butput that out ofyour mind and concentrate on thejob. put out to grass Also, put out to pasture. Cause to ...
Christine Ammer, 2013

4 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «PUT OUT TO GRASS»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term put out to grass is used in the context of the following news items.
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Preston councillor angry at being dropped
Effectively I've been put out to grass.” Coun Cartwright served as a Labour member in Preston from 1990 to 1998. But, after being de-selected because he ... «Lancashire Evening Post, May 15»
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Greg Dyke's pitch battle can stop English game being put out to grass
The England manager Roy Hodgson says the importance of good facilities to player development should not be underestimated. Photograph: Nick Potts/PA. «The Guardian, Oct 14»
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Wimbledon 2014: Amélie Mauresmo may be put out to grass as …
The Frenchwoman was on trial for the grass season, which for the world No 5 ended with his quarter-final defeat last week to Grigor Dimitrov. One factor in ... «The Independent, Jul 14»
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It's obvious why John McCririck was put out to grass - and it has …
He's an inappropriate, out-of-date controversialist, and you can understand why ... the appeal of such an esoteric pursuit as horse racing, put him out to grass. «The Independent, Nov 13»

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