To encourage or induce someone to appear to assert something by asking a leading question or by otherwise manipulating him or her.

The defense has contended that the detectives used "psychological threats" to get Mr. Crimmins to make certain admissions and that they "put words in his mouth."

Submitted on July 10, 2018

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put words in someone's mouthTo say or imply that someone has said something which he or she did not precisely or directly say.
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