put under
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put under(
poot
 
uhn
-
duhr
)
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.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(general)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
a. dormir
We won't need to put you under because it's just a few stitches.No tendremos que dormirlo porque solo se trata de unos puntos.
b. anestesiar
They just put him under, and the surgery is going to last at least an hour.Acaban de anestesiarlo, y la cirugía va a durar una hora como mínimo.
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