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Wordnet 3.0

VERB (10)

1. to cause inconvenience or discomfort to;
- Example: "Sorry to trouble you, but..."
[syn: trouble, put out, inconvenience, disoblige, discommode, incommode, bother]

2. put out considerable effort;
- Example: "He put out the same for seven managers"

3. deprive of the oxygen necessary for combustion;
- Example: "smother fires"
[syn: smother, put out]

4. thrust or extend out;
- Example: "He held out his hand"
- Example: "point a finger"
- Example: "extend a hand"
- Example: "the bee exserted its sting"
[syn: exsert, stretch out, put out, extend, hold out, stretch forth]

5. put out, as of a candle or a light;
- Example: "Douse the lights"
[syn: douse, put out]

6. be sexually active;
- Example: "She is supposed to put out"

7. cause to be out on a fielding play;
[syn: put out, retire]

8. retire;
- Example: "he was put out at third base on a long throw from left field"

9. prepare and issue for public distribution or sale;
- Example: "publish a magazine or newspaper"
[syn: publish, bring out, put out, issue, release]

10. administer an anesthetic drug to;
- Example: "The patient must be anesthetized before the operation"
- Example: "anesthetize the gum before extracting the teeth"
[syn: anesthetize, anaesthetize, anesthetise, anaesthetise, put under, put out]


WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

put out v 1: to cause inconvenience or discomfort to; "Sorry to trouble you, but..." [syn: trouble, put out, inconvenience, disoblige, discommode, incommode, bother] 2: put out considerable effort; "He put out the same for seven managers" 3: deprive of the oxygen necessary for combustion; "smother fires" [syn: smother, put out] 4: thrust or extend out; "He held out his hand"; "point a finger"; "extend a hand"; "the bee exserted its sting" [syn: exsert, stretch out, put out, extend, hold out, stretch forth] 5: put out, as of a candle or a light; "Douse the lights" [syn: douse, put out] 6: be sexually active; "She is supposed to put out" 7: cause to be out on a fielding play [syn: put out, retire] 8: retire; "he was put out at third base on a long throw from left field" 9: prepare and issue for public distribution or sale; "publish a magazine or newspaper" [syn: publish, bring out, put out, issue, release] 10: administer an anesthetic drug to; "The patient must be anesthetized before the operation"; "anesthetize the gum before extracting the teeth" [syn: anesthetize, anaesthetize, anesthetise, anaesthetise, put under, put out] [ant: bring around, bring back, bring round, bring to]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

305 Moby Thesaurus words for "put out": abash, abashed, abroad, addle, addle the wits, adrift, afflicted, aggravate, aggravated, agitated, ail, air, annoy, annoyed, appall, astound, astray, at sea, ball up, balled-up, be the matter, becloud, bedazzle, befuddle, beset, bewilder, bewildered, blow out, boot out, bother, bothered, bounce, bring out, broach, budget, bug, burn up, cast, cast down, cast out, chagrin, chagrined, chaotic, chapfallen, choke, chuck out, cloud, clueless, complicate matters, concern, confound, confuse, confused, cost, cost out, damp, daze, dazzle, defenestrate, deflate, detrude, disaccommodate, disadvantage, disappoint, disburse, discard, discharge, discombobulate, discomfit, discomfited, discomforted, discommode, discompose, discomposed, disconcert, disconcerted, discontent, disgrace, disgruntle, dishearten, dislodge, dismay, dismayed, disoblige, disordered, disorganize, disorganized, disorient, disoriented, display, displease, dispossess, disquieted, dissatisfy, distracted, distraught, distress, distressed, disturb, disturbed, divulge, douse, eject, embarrass, embarrassed, emit, employ, engrave, entangle, evict, exasperate, exasperated, exclude, exercise, exert, expel, expend, extinguish, extrude, flummox, flurry, fluster, flustered, flutter, fluttered, fog, fork out, fuddle, fuss, fussed, gall, get, get off, get out, give forth, give out, give the hook, go through, grate, guessing, harass, harm, heave out, hectograph, huffy, humble, humiliate, hung up, ill at ease, impose upon, impress, imprint, in a fix, in a jumble, in a maze, in a pickle, in a pother, in a pucker, in a scrape, in a stew, in a sweat, in a swivet, in a tizzy, incommode, inconvenience, incur costs, inflame, invest, irk, irritate, irritated, issue, jettison, jumbled, junk, kick downstairs, kick out, lay out, let down, lost, make known, make public, maze, mazed, miffed, mimeograph, mist, mix up, mixed-up, moider, mortified, mortify, muddle, multigraph, nettled, obtrude, off the track, open the purse, open up, oust, out, out of countenance, outlay, overprint, pay, pay out, peeved, perplex, perplexed, perturb, perturbed, piqued, plague, ply, pother, print, proof, prove, provoked, publish, pull, pull a proof, put about, put down, put forth, put to bed, put to inconvenience, put to it, put to press, put to shame, put to trouble, put-upon, puzzle, quash, quell, quench, raise hell, rattle, rattled, reissue, reject, remove, reprint, rile, roil, ruffle, ruffled, run, run off, run through, schedule, send forth, shaken, shame, shell out, shook, shuffled, silence, sink money in, slack, smother, snuff, snuff out, spend, splurge, squander, squash, squelch, stamp, stamp out, stifle, strangle, strike, suffocate, suppress, take aback, throw, throw away, throw into confusion, throw money around, throw out, throw overboard, thrust out, torment, toss out, trample out, trample underfoot, trouble, troubled, turn out, turned around, uncomfortable, uneasy, unhouse, unkennel, unsettle, unsettled, upset, use, ventilate, vex, vexed, wield, without a clue, worry