put on

Verb1.put on - put clothing on one's body; "What should I wear today?"; "He put on his best suit for the wedding"; "The princess donned a long blue dress"; "The queen assumed the stately robes"; "He got into his jeans"
Synonyms: don, get into, wear, assume
2.put on - add to something existing; "She put on a sun room"
3.put on - put on the stove or ready for cooking; "put on the tea, please!"
4.put on - carry out (performances); "They turned in a splendid effort"; "They turned in top jobs for the second straight game"
Synonyms: turn in
5.put on - add to the odometer; "He put on 1,000 miles on this trip"
6.put on - prepare and supply with the necessary equipment for execution or performance; "mount a theater production"; "mount an attack"; "mount a play"
Synonyms: mount
7.put on - apply to a surface; "She applied paint to the back of the house"; "Put on make-up!"
Synonyms: apply
8.put on - fool or hoax; "The immigrant was duped because he trusted everyone"; "You can't fool me!"
9.put on - increase (one's body weight); "She gained 20 pounds when she stopped exercising"
Synonyms: gain
Adj.1.put on - adopted in order to deceive; "an assumed name"; "an assumed cheerfulness"; "a fictitious address"; "fictive sympathy"; "a pretended interest"; "a put-on childish voice"; "sham modesty"
assumed, counterfeit, false, fictitious, fictive, imitative, pretended, sham
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put across
put away
put back
put behind bars
Put case
put differently
put down
put forward
put in
put off
-- put on --
put on airs
put on the line
put one across
put one over
put option
put out
put out feelers
put over
put paid to
put right
put through
put to death
put to sleep
put to work
put together
put under
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