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  • v. to give or supply; to make or create (implies trying or striving)


From put + forth (Wiktionary)


  • And the third of the Machabee martyrs put forth his tongue and stretched out his hands, saying: "These I have from heaven, but for the laws of God I now despise them: because I hope to receive them again from him" (II Mach., xii, 11; cf. ix, I4).

    The Catholic Encyclopedia, Volume 12: Philip II-Reuss

  • Paul and I had put forth a monstrous effort that showed new depths to my strength; these came to bear the next weekend, when I returned with my friend Judson Cole from Arizona and we climbed the regular Disappointment Cleaver route in a single push, going from the Paradise base area to the summit and back in fourteen hours.

    127 Hours

  • Quietism finally, in the strictest acceptation of the term, is the doctrine put forth and defended in the seventeenth century by Molinos (q.v.) and Petrucci.

    The Catholic Encyclopedia, Volume 12: Philip II-Reuss

  • In pursuance of this object he put forth his "Eirenicon" in 1865.

    The Catholic Encyclopedia, Volume 12: Philip II-Reuss

  • Others, those for whom effort is almost insurmountably challenging, deserve strong effort grades when they put forth even a mini-erg of effort because that level of output is so difficult for them.

    A Mind at a Time

  • Many at first rallied around a proposal put forth on September 28 by Joseph Galloway of Pennsylvania.

    Angel in the Whirlwind

  • Platina, with whom Paul II quarreled on political grounds, wrote a vindictive slanderous book, "The Lives of the Roman Pontiffs", which, however, was in some degree justified by the project of reformation in "head and members" constantly put forth and never fulfilled until Christendom had been rent in twain.

    The Catholic Encyclopedia, Volume 12: Philip II-Reuss

  • The second quadrant put forth an ominous message in light thread on shattered red silk: Dethroned January 17th 1893.

    The Aloha Quilt

  • One of the proposals put forth by some of the civilian engineers was the idea of channeling phaser power from the warp engines in order to increase their power.

    Creative Couplings

  • At Didyma she first bathed, then entered the shrine to hear the questions put forth by petitioners.

    Alexander the Great


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