Put in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Put

To place something somewhere. | To bring or set into a certain relation, state or condition. | (finance) To exercise a put option.

Short Example Sentence for Put

  • 1. I was rather put out. 🔊
  • 2. Julia put the candle on the washstand. 🔊
  • 3. Csaky seemed much put out by this reception. 🔊
  • 4. The latter may be put to serve under you. 🔊
  • 5. Can we put forth the requisite volitions? 🔊
  • 6. I bade her bring it, and put it on her myself. 🔊
  • 7. My dear boy, you must come and be put to rights. 🔊
  • 8. Hearing some one at her door, Julia put the letter away. 🔊
  • 9. Nice and human of them, I thought, to put that first! 🔊
  • 10. We should have been hard put to it if one had been obliged to obey the other. 🔊
  • 11. Apparently, she always put borrowed matter in quotation marks. 🔊
  • 12. This scene put Apafi in a good humour, especially with Teleki. 🔊
  • 13. He directed that one of his own eyes should be put out, and one of his son's. 🔊

How to use Put in a Sentence?

  • 1. Every one put down his glass and glanced at his neighbour with a beating heart. 🔊
  • 2. I merely put him on paper as he was; he was not a person who could be exaggerated. 🔊
  • 3. He put on every article of clothing the wrong way, and had to take it off again. 🔊
  • 4. She asked him when he would like to be called, and put the candlestick on the chair. 🔊
  • 5. I was told to go to my room and put on this disguise, and be ready in half an hour. 🔊
  • 6. It does not put forth a volition, or an exercise of power; it merely suffers a change of place. 🔊
  • 7. It is not well applied by them, unless they are authorized to put themselves in the place of God. 🔊
  • 8. He tried to put the thought from him, and returned, a little dazed and helpless, to his chair. 🔊
  • 9. But, as it happened, they did not have time to put any questions to Doris Leighton. 🔊
  • 10. When Adam put forth his hand to pluck the forbidden fruit, and ate it, he committed a sinful act. 🔊
  • 11. I only wish I didn't have to put all my patrimony into Madame Tancredi's pocket. 🔊
  • 12. He must put his shoulder to the wheel and get it right; one more push, that was all that was wanted. 🔊
  • 13. But 'twas a pity to put my lord Csaky to so much inconvenience for such a trifle. 🔊
  • 14. She sang so unevenly that Tancredi scolded her and put her back in her first exercises for punishment. 🔊
  • 15. Clasping him to her breast, she smothered him with kisses, then put him away in his corner, covering him over for the night. 🔊
  • 16. And yet, before the answer could be put into words, unsuspected and unforeseen difficulties began to appear. 🔊
  • 17. We put out the lamps, and on the hall table found our bedroom candles, which we lit preparatory to climbing the stairs. 🔊
  • 18. She wanted to go for a walk in the Park and try to catch and put in order the whirling thoughts that pulsed through her. 🔊
  • 19. He determined therefore to operate on his heart itself, and cause him to put forth certain evil exercises in view of certain external motives. 🔊
  • 20. This was considered a good plan by all, and they intended to seek Doris after her duties were over and put some leading questions to her. 🔊
  • 21. Lydia lifted her eyes and made them very round; but as I was put to bed directly, nobody heard any more of me that night. 🔊
  • 22. Hubert made no answer; he put the paper in his pocket, opened the door quietly, stole up to his room, and sat down to think. 🔊
  • 23. Two centuries later the Tartars came, levelled town and church with the ground, and put the population to the sword. 🔊
  • 24. The ordinary member of a mess simply eats what is put before him, notes whether it is good, bad, or indifferent, and thinks no more about it. 🔊
  • 25. But Apafi also advanced quickly towards her, put his arm through hers, and with marked tenderness endeavoured to lead her into his cabinet. 🔊
  • 26. Vainly did Floriza make him posies, he would not put them in his hat; vainly did she give him kerchiefs, he would not wear them in his breast. 🔊
  • 27. She made it as strong as that, and when she had sealed it she went down and put it in the mail-box herself, so eager was she that it should speed on its way. 🔊