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pursuit the act of pursuing. [2 definitions]
pus a thick, white or yellow liquid that forms around infections and that contains white blood cells.
push to use pressure against in order to move. [6 definitions]
push-up an exercise in which a person lies face down and raises and lowers the body by straightening and bending the arms.
pussy willow a small willow with furry, gray flowers that grow in clusters along its branches.
put to move to a particular position or place. [5 definitions]
put down to write down. [2 definitions]
put on to dress in. [2 definitions]
put one through one's paces to cause one to show skill or ability.
put out to stop the burning of something.
put stock in to consider important.
putt to hit with a gentle stroke that rolls a golf ball into or near the hole. [2 definitions]
putter1 to move about or work randomly and without much effort.
putter2 a short golf club that is used in putting. [2 definitions]
put the cart before the horse to do or place things in a way that is not their logical order.
put the screws on to make someone do something by exerting pressure or force.
put to shame to cause to feel ashamed. [2 definitions]
putty a soft mixture that is like clay. It is used to hold panes of glass in windows and to fill small holes and cracks.
puzzle a toy or problem that is solved by using thought or by rearranging letters, words, numbers, or objects. [4 definitions]
puzzle out to work out a solution to.
pyramid a solid figure whose sides are triangles that meet at a single point. The base of a pyramid can be any flat shape with straight sides, such as a triangle or square. [3 definitions]