DictionaryThesaurusScrabbleExamplesQuiz

put through meaning

EN

    Definition of put through in English Dictionary

  • Verb
    1. IDI To connect (a telephone caller with intended callee).
      1. Please hold the line a moment while I put you through to the sales office.
    2. IDI to cause to endure.
      1. After all the grief my wife has put me through, I wonder why I'm still with her.
    3. VT (soccer) To pass the ball to (someone) giving them a one-on-one scoring opportunity.
      1. Friedel again had to save as he parried a Patrice Evra shot before gathering the ball after the left-back had been put through by Ryan Giggs.
  • More Examples
    1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
      • Friedel again had to save as he parried a Patrice Evra shot before gathering the ball after the left-back had been put through by Ryan Giggs.
  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Phrases
      • Phrasal verbs
        • Phrasal verbs with particle (through)
      • Verbs
        • Phrasal verbs
          • Phrasal verbs with particle (through)
          • Transitive verbs
        Related Links:
        1. en put through its paces
        2. en put through the mangle
        3. en put through the wringer
        Source: Wiktionary

        Meaning of put through for the defined word.

        Grammatically, this idiom "put through" is a phrase, more specifically, a phrasal verb. It's also a verb, more specifically, a phrasal verb and a transitive verb.
        Definiteness: Level 1
        12345678910
        Definite    ➨     Versatile
        0.1