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phrasal verb
  1. 1
    to build something such as a wall, fence, or house

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  2. 2
    to fix a picture or notice onto an upright structure such as a wall

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    1. a.
      to fix a shelf or cupboard onto a wall

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  3. 3
    to provide a large amount of money for something

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  4. 4
    to let someone stay in your house

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  5. 8
    British same as put forward (sense 1)
  6. 10
    put your hand up/put up your hand to raise your arm to show that you want to ask or answer a question, or so that someone can count you

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