put means: Option that grants the ability to sell the futures contract. An alternative to a call. (in Stock Market Dictionary)

What else does put mean?

  • Place in the specified place; set. (in Merlin Dictionary)
  • Subject: To make (one) undergo something. (in Merlin Dictionary)
  • Attribute; assign. (in Merlin Dictionary)
  • A levy or imposition. (in Merlin Dictionary)
  • Place a wager or stake; bet. (in Merlin Dictionary)
  • To throw with an overhead pushing motion. (in Merlin Dictionary)
  • A discussion or judgement. (in Merlin Dictionary)
  • A language, literary or other form that is used to render. (in Merlin Dictionary)
  • A command or order to do something. (in Merlin Dictionary)
  • You can use a put option to force the purchase (of a stock or commodity). (in Merlin Dictionary)