Definition of put in in English:

put in

phrasal verb

  • [with direct speech] Interrupt in a conversation or discussion.

    ‘‘But you're a sybarite, Roger,’ put in Isobel’
    • ‘‘I've got a bit of a cold,’ she put in, wiping her nose.’
    • ‘‘Hey, I'm paying my half of the rent,’ he put in.’
    • ‘‘Yes,’ put in Amanda, ‘the Bible says it's good to have a merry heart.’’
    • ‘‘Besides,’ put in Doris, ‘we have a number of nieces your age.’’