It kind of puts you in touch with reality.
Just as this kid's leaving town, she puts this story on you, huh?
"Kinda puts a damper on any conversation," she said.
"That puts me in a difficult spot," he said at last.
Kinda puts matters in a different light, doesn't it?
He takes care of the bills and he puts money in an account for me.
If there is a snake under it, that puts a rock between you and the snake.
As Mr Henry James puts it, she interviews herself.
By command of Zeus she carries in a ewer water from the Styx, with which she puts to sleep all who perjure themselves.
433, accepts the name "Rock of Athena" and yet puts the acropolis on the site of the modern town, arguing further that the cathedral hill was an acropolis within an acropolis (II.
The speeches which he puts into his mouth are of special value in disclosing to us Pericles' inmost thoughts and aspirations (i.
There are Pfizer, Roche, GlaxoSmithKline, Novartis, Merck, and a dozen more, each of which would like nothing more than to put all the rest out of business, and each in turn living in fear that the rest will do something that puts them out of business.
When Miss Keller puts her work in typewritten form, she cannot refer to it again unless some one reads it to her by means of the manual alphabet.
Her whimsical and adventuresome spirit puts her so much on her mettle that she makes rather a poor subject for the psychological experimenter.
Sometimes she puts her hand on a singer's throat to feel the muscular thrill and contraction, and from this she gets genuine pleasure.
Miss Keller puts her fingers lightly over the hand of one who is talking to her and gets the words as rapidly as they can be spelled.
The head monkey at Paris puts on a traveller's cap, and all the monkeys in America do the same.
Samuel Laing says that "the Laplander in his skin dress, and in a skin bag which he puts over his head and shoulders, will sleep night after night on the snow... in a degree of cold which would extinguish the life of one exposed to it in any woollen clothing."
But this puts an infinitely worse face on the matter, and suggests, beside, that probably not even the other three succeed in saving their souls, but are perchance bankrupt in a worse sense than they who fail honestly.
Nature puts no question and answers none which we mortals ask.
That puts the court in too bad a light, replied Bilibin.
Chance puts the Duc d'Enghien in his hands and unexpectedly causes him to kill him--thereby convincing the mob more forcibly than in any other way that he had the right, since he had the might.