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put sb out

phrasal verb with put uk   us   /pʊt/ verb (present participle putting, past tense and past participle put)
to cause trouble or extra work for someone: Would it put you out if we came tomorrow instead of today? [M usually passive] to annoy or upset someone, often by what you do or say to them: She was rather put out when they turned up two hours late for dinner. He seemed a bit put out at not having been invited.
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