putim

1. to put or place

  • putim de (put day) to assign a day
  • putim ia listen closely
  • putim klos get dressed
  • putim kot (put court) to bring suit against (someone)
  • putim nabaut (put about) to scatter
  • Putim han i go antap long het bilong yu.
    Put your hands on your head.

2. to appoint (also makim)

  • Ol i putim yu kapten.
    They appointed you captain.