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put sth by

phrasal verb with put uk   /pʊt/ us   /pʊt/ verb present participle putting, past tense and past participle put
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put sth by

phrasal verb with put uk   /pʊt/ us   verb putting, put, put
to save an amount of money to use later: When we started the company, we put money by to deal with emergencies.
(Definition of put sth by from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “put sth by”
in Chinese (Simplified) 存(钱)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 存(錢)…
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