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employ, enforce, give, go for, hold, implement, practice, use, utilise, utilize, put on.
accost, address, appeal, approach, beg, beseech, buttonhole, entice, entreat, greet, implore, invite, petition, plead, request, solicit, supplicate.
conduct, effect, employ, exercise, exert, function, implement, operate, practice, serve, use, utilize.
appeal, claim, demand, inquire, petition, put in, requisition, solicit, sue, put in for.
accredit, acknowledge, ascribe, assign, attach, attribute, blame, brand, cast, cite, connect, credit, impute, mark, place, refer, set.
be appropriate, relevant
affect, allude, appertain, bear upon, concern, connect, fit, involve, pertain, refer, regard, relate, suit, touch, be pertinent, be applicable.
apply, employ, use, utilise, utilize.
apply, put on.
discharge, expend, labor, toil, wield.
aspire, bid, claim, compete, hope, seek.
put into use
administer, assign, bring to bear, employ, engage, execute, exercise, exploit, handle, implement, practice, utilize, bring into play.
put substance on another
affix, anoint, bestow, cover, fasten, join, massage, paint, place, rub, smear, spread, put on, lay on.
address, bear down, bend, buckle down, commit, concentrate, dedicate, devote, dig, direct, give, grind, hustle, knuckle down, peg away, persevere, plug, scratch, study, sweat, throw, try, turn, hammer away, pour it on, be diligent, be industrious, give all one's got, give old college try, hit the ball, make effort, pull out all stops, give best shot.
Examples of usage:
– From the Housetops by George Barr McCutcheon
– By Pike and Dyke: A Tale of the Rise of the Dutch Republic by G.A. Henty
– Love's Final Victory by Horatio
– Left Tackle Thayer by Ralph Henry Barbour
– Memoir of John Lothrop Motley, Complete by Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. Last Updated: February 6, 2009