put/lay sth on/to one side Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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put/lay sth on/to one side

UKC2 to not use something, ​especially an ​amount of ​money, in ​order to ​keep it for ​later use: We have put some ​money on one side for next year's ​summerholiday.
(Definition of put/lay sth on/to one side from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “put/lay sth on/to one side”
in Chinese (Simplified) 把(尤指钱)存起来以便日后使用…
in Chinese (Traditional) 把(尤指錢)存起來以便日後使用…
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