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Verb: put to sleep
  1. Help someone go to bed
  2. Kill gently, as with an injection
    - put away, euthanize, euthanise [Brit], euthanase

Derived forms: putting to sleep, puts to sleep, put to sleep

See also: put

Type of: kill, put

Encyclopedia: Put to sleep