Last modified on 20 August 2014, at 12:22

put someone in their place

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put someone in their place (third-person singular simple present puts someone in their place, present participle putting someone in their place, simple past and past participle put someone in their place)

  1. To enlighten or punish through revenge or reproach

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put someone in their place

  1. simple past tense and past participle of put oneself in someone's place