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puts up

verb as in accommodate guest

verb as in build, erect

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Example Sentences

Once in a while he might see a flash behind that front he puts up.

Rock reportedly coined the phrase, “Cows moo, dogs bark, Labour puts up taxes.”

It was one post, on a blog that puts up roughly one post a day every work day (so in other words, 42 posts ago).

To help her figure that out, she puts up reminders all over her house.

Miss Smith immediately rises from the table, puts up her dear little mouth to her papa to be kissed.

The man that puts up his last coin as keen as when he put up his first, he'll sure win in the end.

This boy was a prisoner, too, and yet he turns up all right and puts up a poor mouth about what he failed to do.

So man after man puts up his idea of God as God, and we see all the world divided into many forms of thought and of worship.

He puts up a windlass, worked by hand, over the well-like hole he has dug out, and hoists the ore out in buckets.


On this page you'll find 82 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to put up, such as: provide, take in, bestow, billet, board, and bunk.

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