Put on [Crossword Clue Answer]

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Updated: November 25, 2022 @ 21:05
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Having trouble with a crossword where the clue is “Put on“? Many popular websites offer daily crosswords, including the Washington Post, the New York Times (NYT mini crossword), and Newsday's Crossword. We all know that crosswords can be hard occasionally as they touch upon various subjects, and players can reach a dead end.

Hence, we have all the possible answers for your crossword puzzle to help your move on with solving it. Remember that some clues have multiple answers so you might have some cross-checking.

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In most cases, you must check for the matching answer among the available ones based on the number of letters or any letter position you have already discovered to ensure a matching pattern of letters is present, based on the rest of your answer.

Put on [Crossword Clue]

If “Put on” is the clue you have encountered, here are all the possible solutions, along with their definitions:

  • ADD (3 Letters/Characters)
  • DON (3 Letters/Characters)
  • WEAR (4 Letters/Characters)
  • SPOOF (5 Letters/Characters)
  • FEIGN (5 Letters/Characters)
  • APPLY (5 Letters/Characters)

Crossword Answer Definition

Here are all the available definitions for each answer:

PUT-ON

noun informal North American

noun: put-on; plural noun: put-ons

  1. a deception; a hoax.

PUT ON

phrasal verb of put

  1. place a garment, piece of jewelry, etc., on part of one's body.
  2. cause a device to operate.
  3. organize or present a play, exhibition, or event.
  4. increase in body weight by a specified amount.
  5. assume a particular expression, accent, etc.
  6. bet a specified amount of money on the outcome of a future event, such as a race or game.
  7. cause someone or something to be subject to something unwelcome or unpleasant.
  8. tease or playfully deceive someone.
  9. give someone a phone so that they can talk to the person on the line.

DON

noun

noun: don; plural noun: dons; noun: Don

  1. a university teacher, especially a senior college member at Oxford or Cambridge.
  2. a Spanish title prefixed to a male forename.
    • a Spanish gentleman.
    • Informal North American a high-ranking member of the Mafia.

SPOOF

verb

verb: spoof; 3rd person present: spoofs; past tense: spoofed; past participle: spoofed; gerund or present participle: spoofing

  1. imitate (something) while exaggerating its characteristic features for comic effect.
  2. hoax or trick (someone).

FEIGN

verb

verb: feign; 3rd person present: feigns; past tense: feigned; past participle: feigned; gerund or present participle: feigning

  1. pretend to be affected by (a feeling, state, or injury).

WEAR

verb

verb: wear; 3rd person present: wears; past tense: wore; gerund or present participle: wearing; past participle: worn

  1. have (something) on one's body as clothing, decoration, or protection.
  2. damage, erode, or destroy by friction or use.
  3. pass (a period of time) in some activity.
  4. tolerate; accept.

ADD

verb

verb: add; 3rd person present: adds; past tense: added; past participle: added; gerund or present participle: adding

  1. join (something) to something else to increase the size, number, or amount.
  2. put in (an additional element, ingredient, etc.).
  3. put together (two or more numbers or amounts) to calculate their total value.
  4. say as a further remark.

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