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Synonyms for put on

Synonyms for (verb) put on

Synonyms: gain, put on Definition: increase (one's body weight) Usage: She gained 20 pounds when she stopped exercising

Similar words: turn, change state Definition: undergo a transformation or a change of position or action Usage: We turned from Socialism to Capitalism; The people turned against the President when he stole the election

Synonyms: don, get into, assume, wear, put on Definition: put clothing on one's body Usage: 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

Similar words: get dressed, dress Definition: put on clothes Usage: we had to dress quickly; dress the patient; Can the child dress by herself?

Synonyms: put on Definition: add to something existing Usage: She put on a sun room

Similar words: add Definition: make an addition (to); join or combine or unite with others; increase the quality, quantity, size or scope of Usage: We added two students to that dorm room; She added a personal note to her letter; Add insult to injury; Add some extra plates to the dinner table

Synonyms: put on Definition: add to the odometer Usage: He put on 1,000 miles on this trip

Similar words: add Definition: make an addition (to); join or combine or unite with others; increase the quality, quantity, size or scope of Usage: We added two students to that dorm room; She added a personal note to her letter; Add insult to injury; Add some extra plates to the dinner table

Synonyms: take in, befool, put on, put one across, put one over, gull, fool, dupe, slang, cod Definition: fool or hoax Usage: The immigrant was duped because he trusted everyone; You can't fool me!

Similar words: lead astray, deceive, betray Definition: cause someone to believe an untruth Usage: The insurance company deceived me when they told me they were covering my house

Synonyms: apply, put on Definition: apply to a surface Usage: She applied paint to the back of the house; Put on make-up!

Similar words: cover Definition: provide with a covering or cause to be covered Usage: cover her face with a handkerchief; cover the child with a blanket; cover the grave with flowers

Synonyms: mount, put on Definition: prepare and supply with the necessary equipment for execution or performance Usage: mount a theater production; mount an attack; mount a play

Similar words: get up, devise, machinate, prepare, organise, organize Definition: arrange by systematic planning and united effort Usage: machinate a plot; organize a strike; devise a plan to take over the director's office

Synonyms: put on, turn in Definition: carry out (performances) Usage: They turned in a splendid effort; They turned in top jobs for the second straight game

Similar words: make, create Definition: make or cause to be or to become Usage: make a mess in one's office; create a furor

Synonyms: put on Definition: put on the stove or ready for cooking Usage: put on the tea, please!

Similar words: ready, prepare, make, cook, fix Definition: prepare for eating by applying heat Usage: Cook me dinner, please; can you make me an omelette?; fix breakfast for the guests, please

Synonyms for (adjective) put on

Synonyms: assumed, false, fictitious, fictive, sham, put on, pretended Definition: adopted in order to deceive Usage: an assumed name; an assumed cheerfulness; a fictitious address; fictive sympathy; a pretended interest; a put-on childish voice; sham modesty

Similar words: imitative, counterfeit Definition: not genuine; imitating something superior Usage: counterfeit emotion; counterfeit money; counterfeit works of art; a counterfeit prince