put up with - definition and synonyms

phrasal verb [transitive]
present tense
I/you/we/theyput up with
he/she/itputs up with
present participleputting up with
past tenseput up with
past participleput up with
  1. put up with someone/something to accept someone or something unpleasant in a patient way

    How has Jan put up with him for so long?

    I will not put up with your bad behaviour any longer!

See also main entry: put