(Irregular preterit, past participle: put).
1. To put into a certain place; also with abstract objects and locations; SYN. set, place, pose, position, lay.
2. To put something on or into (abstractly) assign; SYN. assign.
3. To cause to be in a certain state; cause to be in a certain relation.
4. To cause (someone) to undergo something.
5. To adapt.