Monster may have to put out most of its fires behind the scenes, Ignon says.
Just don't expect the Israel Project to put out a release expressing concern for them.
By the time the mother came home, the nursery had been disassembled and the last nine months were put out of memory.
late Old English *putian, implied in putung "instigation, an urging," literally "a putting;" related to pytan "put out, thrust out" (of eyes), probably from a Germanic stem that also produced Danish putte "to put," Swedish dialectal putta; Middle Dutch pote "scion, plant," Dutch poten "to plant," Old Norse pota "to poke."
Meaning "act of casting a heavy stone overhead" (as a trial of strength) is attested from c.1300. Obsolete past tense form putted is attested 14c.-15c. To put down "end by force or authority" (a rebellion, etc.) is from c.1300. Adjective phrase put out "angry, upset" is first recorded 1887; to put out, of a woman, "to offer oneself for sex" is from 1947. To put upon (someone) "play a trick on, impose on" is from 1690s. To put up with "tolerate, accept" (1755) was originally to put up, as in "to pocket." To put (someone) on "deceive" is from 1958.
To proffer sexual favors, esp to do so readily; be promiscuous: A guy gives a dame a string of beads and she puts out/ As a Yale woman I am resented because I will not ''put out'' for Yale men/ A guy buys a gift for his wife because he knows she won't give out if he don't
Angry; upset; offended: I know you will be put out at my not writing (1887+)