Assign and Put


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Assign verb – Attribute or give.
Put is a synonym for assign. In some cases you can use "Put" instead a verb "Assign".
Nearby Words: assignment, assigned, assigning, assignation, assignee
Synonyms for Assign


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Put verb – Attribute or give.
Usage example: He put all his efforts into this job

Assign is a synonym for put. You can use "Assign" instead a verb "Put".
Nearby Words: putting, putted
Synonyms for Put

Common collocations

character assign character put character
work assign work put work
people assign people put people
name assign name put name
Other nouns: career, number, time, characters, blame, sword, points, skills, moves.

Both words in one sentence

  • Unishment His parents put two and two together, so they made Peter assign punishments as a Batman Gambit to get him to confess himself.
    Source: Unishment
  • Cool and Unusual Punishment: One of Marsh's first acts upon being put back in charge of the four National Servicemen at RAF Druidswater in Series 5 is to assign them to morgue detail.
  • Synopsis: Captain Arthur Pendragon has put together the best team of specialists that the SAS has ever seen, but when his superiors assign Lieutenant Merlin Emrys as his communications officer, Arthur does everything to make him feel unwelcome.
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