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put sth/sb up

phrasal verb with put uk   /pʊt/ us   /pʊt/ verb present participle putting, past tense and past participle put
to suggest an idea, or to make a person available, to be considered: It was Bob who originally put up the idea of the exhibition. Each party is allowed to put up one candidate. William has been put up as a candidate for the committee. Is Chris willing to be put up for election?
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in Chinese (Simplified) 提出(观点), 推举,提名(某人)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 提出(觀點), 推舉,提名(某人)…
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