put forward something

To propose as a candidate; nominate: Someone is going to put how to put in a tampon diagram him up for president.
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To exert; exercise: We will have to put forth our best efforts to win.
To stake (money) to support a wager.Put up, to construct; erect.To regard or categorize: He was put down as a chronic complainer.To put down "end by force or authority" (a rebellion, etc.) is from.1300.To discard: Put away those childish notions.To cause to be performed; produce; stage.Put forward, to propose; advance: I hesitated to put forward my plan.To grow some new part, such as leaves, roots, or shoots.To subject to the endurance or suffering of something: to put convicted spies to death.

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To offer, especially for public sale.
At the hearing, the lawyer put it forth that the witnesses were all lying.
To place in the charge or power of a person, institution, etc.: to put a child in a special school.Also called put option.Slang: Vulgar.(of a woman) to engage in coitus.Late Old English *putian, implied in putung "instigation, an urging literally "a putting related to pytan "put out, thrust out" (of eyes probably from a Germanic stem that also produced Danish putte "to put Swedish dialectal putta; Middle Dutch pote "scion, plant Dutch poten "to.To force or drive to some course or action: to put an army to flight.

To put upon (someone) "play a trick on, impose on" is from 1690s.
To be successful in (a form of deception It was obviously a lie, but he put it across.