Thesaurus / putting up

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When he entered the dwelling after putting up the horse, the lamp was lighted and the stove burning.

Sometime afterwards she thought of putting up a memorial to him on the little ranch where he had hoped to spend many happy years.

The Life of Mrs. Robert Louis StevensonNellie van De Grift Sanchez

"Mamma says I am to love you very much," said Cissy, putting up her face to be kissed.

The ClaveringsAnthony Trollope

While the two men were putting up the stove, the little boy stood by and watched them.

The level is used in putting up posts, palings, or work of any kind in an upright position.

The Book of Sports:William Martin

I am stopping there too, and them Chinese Lantern Dinners which they are putting up!

I have ways of putting up my hand which they know, and obey.

The Measure of a ManAmelia Edith Huddleston Barr

While he was putting up the shutters, Phoebe was making love to her pseudo penitent.

A SimpletonCharles Reade

"Patsy," said Moran, seriously, putting up his hand as a signal for silence.

"I will ask nobody but you," said the wife, putting up her face to kiss him.

Dr. Wortle's SchoolAnthony Trollope

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