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synonyms for putting by

  • deposit
  • keep
  • lay aside
  • lay away
  • lay by
  • lay in
  • put by
  • put out of the way
  • reserve cache
  • salt away
  • save
  • set aside
  • squirrel away
  • stockpile
  • store
  • store away
  • stow away

antonyms for putting by

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  • spend
  • use up
  • waste
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All along the highways and by-paths of our literature we encounter much that pertains to this "queen of plants."
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Not suspecting her motive, he represented the hazard of putting so great an affront on the favourite of the Empress.
THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
I know that in putting this before you I challenge some of the most popular affectations of cultivated people.
THE SALVAGING OF CIVILISATIONH. G. (HERBERT GEORGE) WELLS
Here the speaker, putting her hand before her mouth, coughed again, and looked affectionately at the elder Mr. Weller.
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John was baptizing at a large pool called Ænon-by-Saleim,—probably allegorical, meaning “Fountain of Repose.”
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The sewing-machine made a resounding clatter in the room; it was of a ponderous, by-gone make.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
We sat down pell-mell, anywhere, I next to Liszt, who kept putting things on my plate.
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She was putting her papers tidy again with calm fingers, while his own were almost cramped with the energy of suppressed desire.
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Louis rallied himself to reply in her own way; and putting her arm through his, she drew him back into the rooms.
THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
Mr. Spurrell came down to see a horse, and we shall be very glad to have the benefit of his opinion by-and-by.
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