Textual thesaurus for "put up"

(verb) can, tin

preserve in a can or tin

tinned foods are not very tasty

(verb) endure, digest, bear, abide, brook, stand, suffer, support, tolerate, stick out, stomach

put up with something or somebody unpleasant

I cannot bear his constant criticism; The new secretary had to endure a lot of unprofessional remarks; he learned to tolerate the heat; She stuck out two years in a miserable marriage

(verb) nominate, put forward

propose as a candidate for some honor

(verb) post

place so as to be noticed

post a sign; post a warning at the dump

(verb) set up, raise, rear, erect

construct, build, or erect

Raise a barn

(verb) contribute


The city has to put up half the required amount

(verb) offer, provide

mount or put up

put up a good fight; offer resistance

(verb) domiciliate, house

provide housing for

The immigrants were housed in a new development outside the town