Definition of put to phrasal verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

put to

 phrasal verb
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Phrasal Verbs

put somebody to something

 
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to cause somebody trouble, difficulty, etc. I hope we're not putting you to too much trouble.

    put something to somebody

     
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  1. 1to offer a suggestion to somebody so that they can accept or reject it Your proposal will be put to the board of directors.
  2. 2to ask somebody a question The audience is now invited to put questions to the speaker.
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