put out a contract on

put out a contract on(
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A transitive verb phrase is a phrase that combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and requires a direct object (e.g. Take out the trash.).
transitive verb phrase
1. (idiom) (to pay a person to kill someone)
a. contratar a un asesino a sueldo para matar
The godfather put out a contract on Tony when he discovered that he was a rat.El padrino contrató a un asesino a sueldo para matar a Tony al descubrir que era un soplón.
b. contratar a un sicario para matar
A man was imprisoned for putting out a contract on his neighbor.Un hombre fue encarcelado por contratar a un sicario para matar a su vecino.
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