put down

  • Troops were swiftly called in to put down the riot.


Certainly! Here are five sentences with the phrasal verb “put down” indicated:

  • She put down her book and went to answer the door.
  • The rebellion was put down by the government with a strong hand.
  • After considering all the options, he finally put down a deposit on the new car.
  • It’s important not to put down others, even if you disagree with their opinions.
  • The dog was very ill and in pain, so the family made the difficult decision to have it put down.