putting

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act of putting in alphabetical order alphabetisation , alphabetization
act of putting a person into a non-elective position appointment , assignment , designation , naming
relatively short golf shot intended to put the ball onto the putting green approach , approach shot
machine for putting objects or substances into bags bagger
grass for pastures and lawns especially bowling and putting greens bent , bent-grass , bent grass
putting a condemned person to death capital punishment , death penalty , executing , execution
(American football) putting the ball in play by passing it (between the legs) to a back centering , snap
activity of putting something in written form committal to writing , writing
act of putting one thing or person in the place of another commutation , exchange , substitution
putting something into a form suitable for a printer copy editing
(law) recklessly acting without reasonable caution and putting another person at risk of injury or death (or failing to do something with the same consequences) criminal negligence , culpable negligence
forceful prevention; putting down by power or authority crushing , quelling , stifling , suppression
act of procrastinating; putting off or delaying or defering an action to a later time cunctation , procrastination , shillyshally
activity of selecting the scenes to be shown and putting them together to create a film cutting , film editing
act of putting off to a future time deferment , deferral , postponement
act of putting something somewhere deposit , deposition
activity of getting dressed; putting on clothes dressing , grooming
putting something (as a literary work or a legislative bill) into acceptable form editing , redaction
act of putting something in a certain place emplacement , locating , location , placement , position , positioning
act of building or putting up erecting , erection
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