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|present participle||putting up|
|past tense||put up|
|past participle||put up|
Grants were available to help with the cost of putting up new school buildings.
John was in the garden putting a fence up.
She put up a notice about the school trip to Italy.
I put a few posters up to make the room look less bare.
I was soaked before I could put my umbrella up.
Put your hood up or you’ll catch cold.
Could you put me up for the night when I come to London?
In all, 60 political parties put up candidates.
It was Clare who first put up the idea of a concert to raise money for the school.
Residents have put up a great fight against plans to build a new road.
The victim was able to put up little resistance.
Menzies’ counsel put up a spirited defence of his client.
Put your hand up if you know the answer – don’t shout out.
This is the British English definition of put up. View American English definition of put up.