put around

put around
phrasal verb = put round [transitive]
Word forms "put around":
present tense I/you/we/they put around he/she/it puts around present participle putting around past tense put around past participle put around British informal
same as put about 1)
put it around that:

Someone's been putting it around that she's leaving.

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