put sth up Significado en Diccionario Cambridge Inglés Cambridge dictionaries logo
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

El diccionario y el tesauro de inglés online más consultados por estudiantes de inglés.

Significado de “put sth up” - Diccionario Inglés

Significado de "put sth up" - Diccionario Inglés

See all translations

put sth up

phrasal verb with put uk   /pʊt/  us   /pʊt/ verb (present participle putting, past tense and past participle put)
  • (RAISE)

B1 to raise something, or to fix something in a raised position: Why don't you put up your hood/umbrella? I put my hand up to ask the teacher a question. I put my hair up (= fastened it into a position on the top of my head) for the wedding.
  • (BUILD)

B2 to build something: They're planning to put a hotel up where the museum used to be. We're going to put up a new fence around our garden.
  • (MONEY)

B1 mainly UK to increase the price or value of something: I see they've put up the price of fuel again.
to provide or lend an amount of money for a particular purpose: The money for the new hospital was put up by an anonymous donor. His brother has agreed to put up bail for him.

expend iconexpend iconMore examples

(Definition of put sth up from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

Significado de "put sth up" - Diccionario Inglés para los negocios

See all translations

put sth up

phrasal verb with put uk   us   /pʊt/ verb (putting, put, put)
to provide or lend an amount of money for a particular purpose: He's looking for an investor to put up €100,000 to market his product.
FINANCE to provide security for a loan: Many banks expect you to put up your house as loan security.
mainly UK to increase the price or value of something: We're going to have to put up our hourly rates next year.
to build something: They're putting up a hotel behind this office.
to fix something in a place for people to see: Employers will be required to put up workplace posters detailing new wage information and employment rights.
(Definition of put sth up from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Más sobre la pronunciación de put sth up
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

“put sth up” in British English

    “put sth up” in Business English

      A blazing row: words and phrases for arguing and arguments
      A blazing row: words and phrases for arguing and arguments
      by ,
      May 04, 2016
      by Kate Woodford We can’t always focus on the positive! This week, we’re looking at the language that is used to refer to arguing and arguments, and the differences in meaning between the various words and phrases. There are several words that suggest that people are arguing about something that is not important. (As you might

      Aprende más 

      Palabra del día

      droid

      a robot (= a machine controlled by computer) that is made to look like a human

      Palabra del día

      trigger warning noun
      trigger warning noun
      May 02, 2016
      a warning that a subject may trigger unpleasant emotions or memories This is not, I should stress, an argument that trigger warnings should become commonplace on campus.

      Aprende más