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English verb: put to work

1. put to work (social) cause to work

SamplesHe is working his servants hard.


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody

Broader (hypernym)apply, employ, use, utilise, utilize

Narrower (hyponym)computerise, computerize, cybernate, exercise, exploit, overwork, rack, warm up, work, work out

Causedo work, work

Verb groupdo work, work

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