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||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
||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
||add to something existing |
• She put on a sun room
||put on the stove or ready for cooking |
• put on the tea, please!
||carry out (performances) |
• They turned in a splendid effort
• They turned in top jobs for the second straight game
• He put on 1,000 miles on this trip
||prepare and supply with the necessary equipment for execution or performance |
• mount a theater production
• mount an attack
• mount a play
• She applied paint to the back of the house
• Put on make-up!
• The immigrant was duped because he trusted everyone
• You can't fool me!
||increase (one's body weight) |
• She gained 20 pounds when she stopped exercising