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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR PUT UPON

And why may I not think that I am now put upon a proper exercise of it?

No price were too great to pay for a wrong such as that which he had put upon her.

This sentence was as humiliating and mortifying as anything that could be put upon him.

Games of address are not to be put upon a footing with games of hazard.'

The bag that held him was closed and a seal was put upon it by the Maharajah.

But the responsibility which this put upon me made me timid.

The strong restraint I have put upon my hands has been enough to palsy them.

One's first thought was that at least a bit of road-metal might have been put upon it.

I am thinking of the curse that Mother Church has put upon this house.

His blood boiled at the construction which she put upon the matter.

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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.