The king judged that they might prove to be of use in putting down insurrections.
The Carthaginians were for some time busy at home in putting down a revolt of mercenary troops, whose wages they refused to pay in full.
He soon proved the value of his new army by putting down a revolt in Arabia of the Wahabees.
Later, Hassan was employed in putting down a rebellion of the Mamelukes in Egypt.
I saw the shabby man walk around putting down $2 bets here and there on his plug, and I felt sorry for him.
The above list will hopefully provide you with a few useful examples demonstrating the appropriate usage of "putting down" in a variety of sentences. We hope that you will now be able to make sentences using this group of words.