put on

  1. Adopted in order to deceive (synset 301120599)
    "an assumed name"; "an assumed cheerfulness"; "a fictitious address"; "fictive sympathy"; "a pretended interest"; "a put-on childish voice"; "sham modesty"
  1. Put clothing on one's body (synset 200050369)
    "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"
  2. Add to something existing (synset 200184656)
    "She put on a sun room"
  3. Put on the stove or ready for cooking (synset 201669080)
    "put on the tea, please!"
  4. Carry out (performances) (synset 201653351)
    "They turned in a splendid effort"; "They turned in top jobs for the second straight game"
  5. Add to the odometer (synset 200184931)
    "He put on 1,000 miles on this trip"
  6. Prepare and supply with the necessary equipment for execution or performance (synset 201652793)
    "mount a theater production"; "mount an attack"; "mount a play"
  7. Apply to a surface (synset 201366351)
    "She applied paint to the back of the house"; "Put on make-up!"
  8. Fool or hoax (synset 200856586)
    "The immigrant was duped because he trusted everyone"; "You can't fool me!"
  9. Increase (one's body weight) (synset 200045868)
    "She gained 20 pounds when she stopped exercising"

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