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put sb up to sth

phrasal verb with put uk   /pʊt/  us   /pʊt/ verb (present participle putting, past tense and past participle put)
to ​encourage someone to do something, usually something ​wrong: I ​think he was put up to it by his ​friends.
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Translations of “put sb up to sth”
in Chinese (Simplified) 唆使(某人)做…
in Chinese (Traditional) 唆使(某人)做…
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