Memidex: Free online dictionary/thesaurus and more....
| Free Tools | Preferences | About | Contact | Index

put on (create)


to carry out (performances)


creation verb (sewing, baking, painting, performing, etc.)

Past tense:

put on

Present participle:

putting on

3rd-person singular present:

puts on

Type of:


Original source:

Princeton WordNet


turn in

All senses of put on...

Definition references

Random House Dictionary:

turn | turn back [sense-specific] | turn down [sense-specific] | turn in [sense-specific] | turn into [sense-specific] | turn off [sense-specific] | turn on [sense-specific] | turn one's hand to [sense-specific] | turn out [sense-specific] | ...

to cause to move around on an axis or about a center; rotate. | to cause to move around or partly around, as for the purpose of opening, closing, or ... (29 of 2464 words, 122 definitions, 78 usage examples, pronunciation)


American Heritage Dictionary:

turn | turned [past tense] | turning [present participle] | turns [3rd-person singular present] | turn away | turn back | turn down | turn in | turn off | ...

To cause to move around an axis or center; cause to rotate or revolve. | To cause to move around in order to achieve a result, such as opening, ... (28 of 2043 words, 113 definitions, 104 usage examples, pronunciation)


Collins Dictionary:

turn in | turn in on oneself [sense-specific] | deliver [synonym, sense-specific]

[intransitive] to go to bed for the night | [transitive] to hand in; deliver | [transitive] to deliver (someone accused of a crime) into police ... (23 of 518 words, 6 definitions, 11 usage examples)


Macmillan British Dictionary:

turn in | turned in [past tense] | turning in [present participle] | turns in [3rd-person singular present]

[transitive] to tell the police about someone, or to take them to the police, because they have committed a crime | [transitive] to produce a ... (24 of 186 words, 6 definitions, 5 usage examples)



turn in | hand over [synonym, sense-specific] | put on [synonym, sense-specific] | produce [synonym, sense-specific] | betray [synonym, sense-specific] | cede [synonym, sense-specific] | cough up [synonym, sense-specific] | deliver [synonym, sense-specific] | give up [synonym, sense-specific] | ...

to make an entrance by turning from a road or path | to go to bed | to deliver up; "hand over" | to inform on; "betray" ; to deliver to an authority | ... (30 of 168 words, 5 definitions, 6 usage examples)

www​.merriam-webster​.com​/dictionary​/turn in


turn in | turned in [past tense] | turning in [present participle] | turns in [3rd-person singular present] | hand in [synonym, sense-specific]

[transitive, idiomatic] to submit something; to give | [transitive, idiomatic] to relinquish; give up; to tell on someone to the authorities (especially to turn someone in) | [intransitive, idiomatic] to go to sleep; retire to bed | [soccer] To convert... (37 of 60 words, 4 definitions, 6 usage examples)

en​.wiktionary​.org​/wiki​/turn in

Oxford Dictionary:

turn in [informal]

go to bed in the evening. | See parent entry "turn" (10 of 38 words, 2 definitions)

oxforddictionaries​.com​/definition​/english​/turn in 1

Cambridge Dictionary:

turn in [informal]

to go to bed (4 of 17 words, 1 usage example)



Epenthesis | excrescence | anaptyxis | svarabhakti

means the addition of one or more sounds to a word, especially to the interior of a word. The word epenthesis comes from epi + en + thesis. Epenthesis may be divided into two types: excrescence, for the addition of a consonant, and anaptyxis for the ... (46 of 2613 words, pronunciations)


New World Dictionary:

create | created [past tense] | creating [present participle]

to cause to come into existence; bring into being; make; originate; especially, to make or design (something requiring art, skill, invention, etc.) | ... (22 of 88 words, 5 definitions, 1 usage example, pronunciation)


Encarta Dictionary:

turn in

to give something back to its owner or to whoever is responsible for it | to hand in or send in something such as work assigned in school | to hand ... (29 of 130 words, 6 definitions)

encarta​.msn​.com​/dictionary 1861722589​/definition​.html  [offline]

Page last updated: 2013-06-26

Copyright © 2008-2013 Memidex