Thesaurus / put back

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Put back the rings of onions into this, and let them simmer gently.

"I shall have to check the verbal information after all," said Nigel as he put back his hat and papers on the table.

The Sixth SenseStephen McKenna

Then she flew to Mariette to know if the dinner could be put back a while without loss of excellence.

An Old MaidHonore de Balzac

When done mash through a colander; then put back in the same water, throwing away the slices of bacon.

Housekeeping in Old VirginiaMarion Cabell Tyree

The other one was easily managed, and put back again—mine proved unmanageable, and so they have retained it.

There is no DeathFlorence Marryatt

Mrs. Bradford laughed as she put back her little daughter's curls, and kissed her forehead.

Bessie and Her FriendsJoanna H. (Joanna Hooe) Mathews

As well might one expect the pickpocket who had abstracted a dollar, to put back two-and-sixpence change.

Just before they are done, rub a cloth dipped in milk over the tops and put back into the oven to glaze.

Didnt we, somehow, owe it to the world to put back in culture part of what we took out in cash?

John put back the little remnant of a love that had never reached him into the drawer with a clumsy gentleness, and locked it up.

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