put the

put the

arm/bite/squeeze on Slang
To ask another for money.
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In Operation Iraqi Freedom we found this guy, we located him, we got him out of his basement, we brought him with his tribal kit, we put him in the Air Operations Center, and we put the space assets into the realo time fight.
We put the laser designator on the Predator and we sent it back over there and it was able to designate.
Conversely, if, at the end of the 20-year sublease primary term, the headlease residual is worth significantly less than the payment required on the fixed-payment option, X will put the property back to FM under the put renewal option at rents, that, while initially projected to be at only 90% of estimated FMV, are (because of the decline in the value of the property) greater than FMV.
8 to ``vigorously'' contest a lawsuit by Riordan seeking to put the measure on the April ballot.
But the council balked Friday at putting the initiative on the ballot, and put the matter over until today.
The Valley Industry and Commerce Association sent a strongly worded letter to San Fernando Valley council members Monday, urging them to vote today to put the initiative to the voters April 8 and ``discontinue further efforts to frustrate or delay'' the measure.
But supporters of the initiative said the council has no choice but to put the measure on the ballot today.
In his joy to be alive the man put his keys on the table he put some flowers in the copper bowl he put his milk and eggs he put the light from the window the sound of a bicycle the sound of a well-crank the man put the softness of bread and of air on the table he put the events in his mind whatever he wanted to do in life he put that on the table those he loved those he didn't love the man put them on the table too three times three would make nine so the man put the nine on the table the window was nearby the sky next to him leaning across he put endlessness on the table for several days he had craved a drink of beer on the table he put the beer's outpouring he put his sleep he put his wakefulness he put his hunger and his fullness
This positive earnings surprise has put the stock back above its 20-week moving average, and HOV is now trading just below its 50-week moving average.