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The prisoners for better security against conversation shall have a canvas bag put over the head of each and tied around the neck, with a holes for proper breathing and eating, but not seeing.
Edwin M. Stanton

Meaning of "put over" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF PUT OVER

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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF PUT OVER

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Put over is a verb.
The verb is the part of the sentence that is conjugated and expresses action and state of being.

WHAT DOES PUT OVER MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of put over in the English dictionary

The definition of put over in the dictionary is to communicate comprehensibly. Other definition of put over is to postpone; defer.


WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE PUT OVER

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 out to grass
put paid to

WORDS THAT END LIKE PUT OVER

all over
carry over
come over
get over
go over
hand over
hold over
hung over
look over
make over
over
over and over
piss all over
pull over
ride roughshod over
roll over
run over
take over
turn over
win over
work over

Synonyms and antonyms of put over in the English dictionary of synonyms

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Translation of «put over» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF PUT OVER

Find out the translation of put over to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of put over 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 over» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

放完了
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

poner sobre
570 millions of speakers

English

put over
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

पर डाल
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

وضع أكثر
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

положить над
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

colocar sobre
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

উপর করা
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

mettre sur
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

letak di atas
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

setzen über
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

上に置く
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

이상 넣어
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Sijine
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

đặt trên
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

மேல் வைக்கவும்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

नेमणूक
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Üzerine koymak
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

mettere sopra
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

umieścić na
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

покласти над
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

pune peste
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

βάλει πάνω
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

sit oor
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

lägga över
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

sette over
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of put over

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «PUT OVER»

The term «put over» is regularly used and occupies the 84.155 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about put over

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2 QUOTES WITH «PUT OVER»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word put over.
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Rodney Dangerfield
I'm at the age where food has taken the place of sex in my life. In fact, I've just had a mirror put over my kitchen table.
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Edwin M. Stanton
The prisoners for better security against conversation shall have a canvas bag put over the head of each and tied around the neck, with a holes for proper breathing and eating, but not seeing.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «PUT OVER»

Discover the use of put over in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to put over and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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The Two-word Verb: A Dictionary of the Verb-preposition ...
See hang over, put over. 5. T (1) She put me off, with a polite "No, thanks". [She kept me at a distance.] 6. T (1) I was much put off by his remarks. [I was annoyed, perhaps deceived.] put on 1. T (I 1) When the bus stopped, we put our luggage on ...
George A. Meyer, 1975
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Rajpal Dictionary Of English Idioms & Phrases
... Put over: To refer; carry through successfully; impress an audience, spectators, the public favourable with; impose; pass off * The matter has been put over for further consideration * We hope that the UN will put over a sustained programme  ...
Shori, A K, 2010
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On Monosemy: A Study in Linguistic Semantics
[108] How can they PUT over Nixon? *. . . PUT over him? To summarize thus far: the Emonds-Yngve solution accounts for the boundary conditions in a simple and motivated way. The prevailing view of particles and basic verb-adjacency, with ...
Charles Ruhl, 1989
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Constitution - All Sails Up and Flying
EXCERPT: Put over first gromet (sic) and thimble for main royal stay. The grommet is made from 3” rope and then served, and has two 1-1/ ” leading thimbles seized in each “aft corners” for the main skypole and royal stays to reeve through.
Olof A. Eriksen, 2009
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A Dictionary of Skiri Pawnee
put on clothes put over one's shoulders pikatakuusku3; witituuticpikatakuusku3 4. iriruu- ticpikatakuuska; iriiwitiruuticpikatakuuska 5. tuuticpikatakuuskista; witituuticpikatakuuskista put on clothes ruuwahuruu (ut...) [-ruu.wa.hu. ruu-] vT(1), vr(1) ...
Douglas Richard Parks, Lula Nora Pratt, 2008
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Don't Put Me In, Coach: My Incredible NCAA Journey from the ...
Mark Titus is not your average basketball star. This is a wild and completely true story of the most unlikely career in college basketball. A must-read for all fans of March Madness and college sports!
Mark Titus, 2012
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The London and Country Brewer:
small Beer; If more Ale, then hot Boiling water must be laded over to slow that one Bowl must run almost off before another is put over, which will occasion the whole Brewing to last about sixteen Hours, especially if the Dundle way is followed, ...
Anonymous, 2014
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Fibonacci's Liber Abaci: A Translation Into Modern English ...
And if over 7, then two sevenths, thus |, and if over 23, then two twenty-thirds will be denoted, and so on successively, Also if seven is put over nine, thus |, seven ninths of the whole is meant; and if 7 is put over 97, seven ninety-sevenths will be  ...
Leonardo Fibonacci, Laurence Sigler, 2003
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The Young Sea Officer's Sheet Anchor; or, a Key to the ...
The BURTON PENDENTS are first put over, which are fitted with a Cut~splice ( see page 5), the same as the Runner Pendents below,'having a Thimble spliced in each end, for the purpose of hooking the Burton Tackle to. ' If there be no ...
Darcy LEVER (of Pontefract.), 1819
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Domestic Economy; or a complete system of English ...
If more ale, then hot boiling water must be laded over so slow, that one boil must run almost off before another is put over, which will occasion the whole brewing to last about sixteen hours, especially if the Ound/e way is' followed, of spending  ...
Maximilian HAZLEMORE, 1794

7 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «PUT OVER»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term put over is used in the context of the following news items.
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Lawsuit alleges student at Anchorage charter school had tape put
Lawsuit alleges student at Anchorage charter school had tape put over her mouth ... School at the time of the charges, was put on administrative leave with pay. «Alaska Dispatch News, Jun 15»
2
N. Koreans in Middle East Told to Stay Put Over MERS Fears
SEOUL—. North Korea ordered its diplomats and workers stationed in the Middle East to temporarily remain there as fears grow about Middle East Respiratory ... «Voice of America, Jun 15»
3
Vulnerability in Samsung Galaxy phones put over 600 million …
During the Black Hat London presentation “Abusing Android Apps and Gaining Remote Code Execution,” NowSecure mobile security researcher Ryan Welton ... «Computerworld, Jun 15»
4
WWE: Why did John Cena put over Kevin Owens but not Bray Wyatt …
2015-06-06T09:35:00Z 2015-06-21T20:59:12Z WWE: Why did John Cena put over Kevin Owens but not Bray Wyatt? Are Nikki Bella and Paige wasting their ... «Auburn Citizen, Jun 15»
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Destination America Puts Over WWE RAW Parody, Upsetting TNA …
Destination America recently put over a humorous piece of satire from Kayfabe News, following last week's shocking announcement that Ring of Honor had ... «Wrestlezone, May 15»
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John Cena Must Put Over Rusev at Fast Lane
John Cena is heading for a showdown against Rusev at the Fast Lane pay-per-view next month—and it is imperative that the newcomer goes over in the match. «Bleacher Report, Jan 15»
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7 Wrestlers Who Put over Younger Talent and Made the WWE Great
Many of the WWE's greatest eras have developed by way of a few experienced wrestlers losing to—or “putting over”—younger talent, who then went on to ... «Bleacher Report, Jan 13»

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