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Correct spelling:
To lay or put to: to employ: to fix the mind on.

What does the acronym apply stand for?

APPLY abbreviation definitions:
–  Parallel Program Generation
–  applies


give, enforce, put on, go for, utilise, practice, use, hold, employ, implement, utilize.
approach, accost, entreat, request, beseech, supplicate, entice, implore, invite, plead, appeal, petition, beg, address, solicit, buttonhole, greet.
employ, conduct, exert, utilize, operate, function, practice, use, effect, implement, exercise, serve.
ask, request
claim, put in, requisition, solicit, appeal, demand, inquire, sue, petition, put in for.
assign, accredit, cast, place, attribute, set, brand, connect, credit, mark, ascribe, impute, attach, acknowledge, refer, blame, cite.
be appropriate, relevant
bear upon, refer, allude, be pertinent, pertain, be applicable, affect, connect, concern, regard, fit, appertain, touch, involve, relate, suit.
employ, utilize, utilise, apply, use.
put on, apply.
expend, wield, toil, discharge, labor.
seek, claim, compete, hope, aspire, bid.
give, apply.
put into use
bring to bear, administer, exercise, exploit, bring into play, practice, execute, handle, assign, utilize, employ, engage, implement.
put substance on another
massage, smear, cover, fasten, paint, bestow, join, lay on, place, spread, affix, anoint, put on, rub.
work hard
concentrate, buckle down, hustle, bend, pour it on, address, give old college try, hit the ball, commit, dig, knuckle down, give, bear down, dedicate, direct, persevere, devote, hammer away, try, grind, peg away, turn, be diligent, pull out all stops, be industrious, throw, scratch, make effort, give best shot, give all one's got, study, plug, sweat.
Examples of usage:
  1. " Is it worth while to apply the torture to him at once to obtain from him the names of those for whom these letters were intended? – By Pike and Dyke: A Tale of the Rise of the Dutch Republic by G.A. Henty
  2. Does not that apply to His character? – Love's Final Victory by Horatio
  3. And I'm the one to apply it! – Left Tackle Thayer by Ralph Henry Barbour
  4. The mind was entirely clear, though Mr. Motley did not feel equal, and indeed had been advised not to apply himself, to any literary work. – Memoir of John Lothrop Motley, Complete by Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. Last Updated: February 6, 2009