add to something existing
- "She put on a sun room"
put on the stove or ready for cooking
- "put on the tea, please!"
of performances: "They turned in a splendid effort"
add to the odometer
- "He put on 1,000 miles on this trip"
apply to a surface: "She applied paint to the back of the house"
- "Put on make-up!"
- [ snickeri ]