Synonyms for put up
Antonyms for put up
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR PUT UP
The hall was put up in 1446, and is therefore in the Perpendicular style.
Those content to put up with the worst may exist upon the half.
Oh, well, what's good enough for the President I can put up with for a couple of days.
She's a mighty good three-year-old to put up a race like that.
They've put up Redpath, an' that beats me, too, for I think he's straight.
At the rate the rigs are rolling in, it'll take us all to put up the teams.
All kinds o' games had been put up on him and he beat 'em all.
He put up his horse, and walked through the lane to Simon's.
That's a disappointment to me, but I'll put up with it for the sake of his accomplishments and his looks.
Well, I guess we can put up with some fried pork an' apples.
late Old English *putian, implied in putung "instigation, an urging," literally "a putting;" related to pytan "put out, thrust out" (of eyes), probably from a Germanic stem that also produced Danish putte "to put," Swedish dialectal putta; Middle Dutch pote "scion, plant," Dutch poten "to plant," Old Norse pota "to poke."
Meaning "act of casting a heavy stone overhead" (as a trial of strength) is attested from c.1300. Obsolete past tense form putted is attested 14c.-15c. To put down "end by force or authority" (a rebellion, etc.) is from c.1300. Adjective phrase put out "angry, upset" is first recorded 1887; to put out, of a woman, "to offer oneself for sex" is from 1947. To put upon (someone) "play a trick on, impose on" is from 1690s. To put up with "tolerate, accept" (1755) was originally to put up, as in "to pocket." To put (someone) on "deceive" is from 1958.