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English definition of “put sth back”

put sth back

(REPLACE) phrasal verb with put     /pʊt/ verb (present participle putting, past tense and past participle put)
B1 to return an object to where it was before it was moved: Will you put the books back when you've finished with them?Giving, bringing or getting back
(Definition of put sth back (REPLACE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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