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put sb out

phrasal verb with put uk   /pʊt/ us   /pʊt/ verb present participle putting, past tense and past participle put
to cause trouble or extra work for someone: Would it put you out if we came tomorrow instead of today?
[M usually passive] to annoy or upset someone, often by what you do or say to them: She was very put out when they turned up two hours late for dinner. He seemed a bit put out at not having been invited.
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put sb out

phrasal verb with put uk   /pʊt/ us   verb putting, put, put
to cause trouble or extra work for someone: Would it put you out if we change the meeting from 2 to 3.30?
(Definition of put sb out from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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