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English definition of “put up sth”

put up sth

phrasal verb with put     /pʊt/ verb (present participle putting, past tense and past participle put)
to show or express a particular type of opposition to something: The villagers were unable to put up any resistance to the invading troops . We're not going to let them build a road here without putting up a fight .Showing and demonstrating
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