Key: "S:" = Show Synset (semantic) relations, "W:" = Show Word (lexical) relations
Display options for sense: (gloss) "an example sentence"
- S: (v) wear, put on, get into, don, assume (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"
- S: (v) put on (add to something existing) "She put on a sun room"
- S: (v) put on (put on the stove or ready for cooking) "put on the tea, please!"
- S: (v) put on, turn in (carry out (performances)) "They turned in a splendid effort"; "They turned in top jobs for the second straight game"
- S: (v) put on (add to the odometer) "He put on 1,000 miles on this trip"
- S: (v) mount, put on (prepare and supply with the necessary equipment for execution or performance) "mount a theater production"; "mount an attack"; "mount a play"
- S: (v) put on, apply (apply to a surface) "She applied paint to the back of the house"; "Put on make-up!"
- S: (v) gull, dupe, slang, befool, cod, fool, put on, take in, put one over, put one across (fool or hoax) "The immigrant was duped because he trusted everyone"; "You can't fool me!"
- S: (v) gain, put on (increase (one's body weight)) "She gained 20 pounds when she stopped exercising"
- S: (adj) assumed, false, fictitious, fictive, pretended, put on, sham (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"