put (v.)
force, press, thrust
AYL I.ii.89[Celia to Rosalind, of Le Beau] [news] ... Which he will put on us
Cor II.ii.139.2[Menenius to Coriolanus, of the people] Put them not to't [i.e. don't press them too much]
MM II.ii.133[Angelo to Isabella] Why do you put these sayings upon me?
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