put up


put up
v.

1) (B) ('to propose') I'll put the idea up to the whole committee

2) (old-fashioned) (BE) (d; intr.) ('to stay') to put up at; with (to put up at a hotel; to put up with friends in Exeter)

3) (d; tr.) ('to offer') to put up for (to put smt. up for sale)

4) (d; tr.) ('to provide') to put up for (she put up the money for the flowers)

5) (D; tr.) ('to give shelter to') to put up for (to put smb. up for a night)

6) (d; intr.) to put up with ('to tolerate') (we will not put up with such behavior)

7) (H) ('to place') to put up water up to boil; he put the meal up to cook

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['pʊt'ʌp]
he put the meal up to cook
with (to put up at a hotel; to put up with friends in Exeter)
(B) ('to propose') I'll put the idea up to the whole committee
(H) ('to place') to put up water up to boil
(old-fashioned) (BE) (d; intr.) ('to stay') to put up at
(d; tr.) ('to provide') to put up for (she put up the money for the flowers)
(D; tr.) ('to give shelter to') to put up for (to put up smb. up for a night)
(d; tr.) ('to offer') to put up for (to put up smt. up for sale)
(d; intr.) to put up with (we will not put up with such behavior; 'to tolerate')

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