|1.||[ verb ] place in a place where something cannot be removed or someone cannot escape|
|Synonyms:||lock_up lock_in shut_up lock shut_away lock_away|
"The parents locked her daughter up for the weekend" "She locked her jewels in the safe"
|Related terms:||confine locking|
|2.||[ verb ] throw or cast away|
|Synonyms:||throw_away throw_out discard dispose toss_away cast_aside toss cast_out toss_out cast_away chuck_out fling|
"Put away your worries"
|Related terms:||get_rid_of dump abandon sell_out trash retire waste deep-six jettison de-access unlearn close_out disposal discard discard|
|3.||[ verb ] (food) eat up; usually refers to a considerable quantity of food|
"My son tucked in a whole pizza"
|Related terms:||eat_up eat|
|4.||[ verb ] kill gently, as with an injection|
"the cat was very ill and we had to put it to sleep"
|5.||[ verb ] lock up or confine, in or as in a jail|
|Synonyms:||imprison jail gaol put_behind_bars immure jug lag remand incarcerate|
"The suspects were imprisoned without trial" "the murderer was incarcerated for the rest of his life"
|Related terms:||confine law imprisonment jail captivity prison_guard imprisonment|
|6.||[ verb ] turn away from and put aside, perhaps temporarily|
"She turned away from her painting"