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put sth at sth

phrasal verb with put uk   us   /pʊt/ verb (present participle putting, past tense and past participle put)
to ​guess or ​roughlycalculate that something will ​cost a ​particularamount, or that something is a ​particularsize, ​number, or ​amount: The ​value of the ​painting has been put at £1 million. I'd put her at (= ​guess that her ​age is) about 35.
(Definition of put sth at sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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put sth at sth

phrasal verb with put uk   us   /pʊt/ verb (putting, put, put)
to ​calculate the ​cost, ​size, ​value, etc. of something: The country's ​totalfood and ​agriculturalimportvalue has been put at $1.6 ​billionannually.
(Definition of put sth at sth from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “put sth at sth”
in Chinese (Simplified) 推测,估计(某物的价格、大小、数量等)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 推測,估計(某物的價格、大小、數量等)…
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