Idioms with Put
Put across = Communicate, convey a message
Meaning : يُوصل او يعبر عن ما يريد قوله
Example : He found it difficult to PUT ACROSS what he wanted to say at the meeting.
Put away = Put something back in the correct place
Meaning : يعيد شيئاً ما الى المكان الصحيح
Example : He PUT the dictionary BACK on the shelf after he'd finished the crossword.
Put away = Put someone in prison
Meaning : يسجن , يضع شخصاً ما في السجن
Example : The judge PUT him AWAY for ten years for robbery.
Put back = Rearrange something for a later time
Meaning : يعيد تنظيم شيئاُ ما لوقت لاحق
Example : The AGM has been PUT BACK until July the seventeenth.
Put by = Save for the future
Meaning : يدخره للمستقبل
Example : I try to PUT some money BY every month towards our summer holiday.
Put down = Kill an animal because it's old, ill, etc.
Meaning : يقتل حيوان لكبر سنه
Example : He had his dog PUT DOWN because it was in a lot of pain from its tumours.
Put in = Install
Meaning : ينصب
Example : They had to PUT IN a whole new central heating system because the house was so cold.
Put in for = Make a request
Meaning : قدّمْ طلباً
Example : He PUT IN FOR a transfer to the new branch.
Put off = Postpone
Meaning : يؤجل
Example : The concert's been PUT OFF until next month because the singer's got a throat infection.
Put on = Start wearing
Meaning : يلبس
Example : I PUT my coat ON before we went out.
Put on = Deceive, lie
Meaning : يكذب , يخدع
Example : I am not PUTTING you ON.
Put out = Broadcast
Meaning : يُذيع
Example : Several charities PUT OUT an appeal on TV for money for the victims of the flooding in Mozambique.
Put out = Extinguish a cigarette, fire, etc.
Meaning : يطفئ سيجاره او نار ... الخ
Example : He PUT OUT his cigarette before entering the building.
Put through = Connect someone by phone
Meaning : يتصل بشخص ما هاتفياً
Example : Could you PUT me THROUGH to extension 259 please.
Put towards = Make a financial contribution
Meaning : يقدم مساهمة مالية
Example : She PUT $250 TOWARDS the cost of the repairs and we had to pay the rest.
Put up = Allow someone to stay at your house for a night or a few days.
Meaning : يسمح لشخص ما بالبقاء في بيتك ليوم او عدة ايام
Example : She PUT me UP for the night because I'd missed the last bus and there were no night buses running.
Put up = Increase prices, taxes, duties, etc.
Meaning : يزيد الاسعار او الضرائب
Example : The government has PUT tuition fees for undergraduate students UP again