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Antonyms for put up

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. put-up(verb)

    planned secretly

    "it was a put-up job"


  2. post, put up(verb)

    place so as to be noticed

    "post a sign"; "post a warning at the dump"


    can, brand, stand, set up, post, tin, nominate, abide, place, station, stomach, digest, suffer, brook, support, rear, offer, stick out, contribute, tolerate, mail, stake, provide, carry, put forward, house, erect, raise, bear, domiciliate, endure, send

  3. put up, provide, offer(verb)

    mount or put up

    "put up a good fight"; "offer resistance"


    extend, supply, digest, pop the question, abide, bring home the bacon, tolerate, tender, put forward, offer up, support, volunteer, house, cater, tin, declare oneself, can, endure, post, stick out, furnish, offer, bid, stomach, erect, allow, raise, render, provide, nominate, brook, set up, allow for, leave, suffer, stand, rear, contribute, propose, domiciliate, ply, proffer, bear

  4. raise, erect, rear, set up, put up(verb)

    construct, build, or erect

    "Raise a barn"


    elevate, resurrect, rise up, endure, provoke, launch, fire, leaven, call forth, entrap, put, stand, kick upstairs, lift, effect, frame, upgrade, fix, digest, arrange, stomach, install, set up, provide, bring up, raise, recruit, enkindle, ready, levy, found, conjure, offer, establish, upraise, rise, contribute, effectuate, stick out, tolerate, conjure up, set, brook, suffer, enhance, gear up, domiciliate, prepare, put together, can, tack, post, house, prove, put forward, invoke, pitch, evoke, assemble, piece, heighten, rear, put in, rig, instal, stir, order, elicit, ensnare, bear, nurture, parent, produce, erect, abide, nominate, kindle, arouse, grow, tin, promote, support, advance, farm, get up, lay out, call down, tack together

  5. digest, endure, stick out, stomach, bear, stand, tolerate, support, brook, abide, suffer, put up(verb)

    put up with something or somebody unpleasant

    "I cannot bear his constant criticism"; "The new secretary had to endure a lot of unprofessional remarks"; "he learned to tolerate the heat"; "She stuck out two years in a miserable marriage"


    bide, project, ache, hold out, run, endure, affirm, underpin, carry, stand up, assume, have, hold, last, sustain, confirm, fend, stay, weather, take over, go, jut, endorse, jut out, turn out, digest, deport, prevail, comport, set up, behave, die hard, pay, jump out, remain firm, offer, tolerate, deliver, indorse, hurt, abide, condense, raise, fend for, back up, stomach, birth, patronage, stand out, live, contribute, stick out, meet, brook, expect, patronize, suffer, concentrate, protrude, acquit, substantiate, brave out, survive, domiciliate, get, put forward, stand, can, post, plunk for, persist, live on, have a bun in the oven, give birth, back, jump, allow, rear, lose, place upright, wear, house, contain, leap out, bear, patronise, subscribe, hold up, corroborate, provide, erect, defend, brave, tin, keep going, accept, bear out, support, resist, plump for, nominate, yield, gestate, permit, conduct

  6. put up(verb)

    make available for sale at an auction

    "The dealer put up three of his most valuable paintings for auction"


    can, stand, post, tin, nominate, abide, set up, stomach, digest, suffer, brook, support, rear, offer, stick out, contribute, tolerate, put forward, provide, endure, erect, raise, bear, domiciliate, house

  7. can, tin, put up(verb)

    preserve in a can or tin

    "tinned foods are not very tasty"


    digest, abide, tolerate, put forward, support, sack, give the axe, tin, can, endure, give the sack, post, stick out, fire, offer, give notice, displace, house, stomach, erect, dismiss, raise, provide, nominate, brook, set up, domiciliate, suffer, stand, rear, force out, contribute, terminate, send away, bear

  8. house, put up, domiciliate(verb)

    provide housing for

    "The immigrants were housed in a new development outside the town"


    support, stand, post, domicile, tin, nominate, abide, set up, shack, stomach, digest, suffer, brook, bear, rear, offer, stick out, contribute, tolerate, reside, can, provide, endure, put forward, erect, raise, domiciliate, house

  9. put up, contribute(verb)


    "The city has to put up half the required amount"


    digest, abide, tolerate, conduce, put forward, bring, support, impart, house, tin, add, can, lead, endure, post, stick out, bestow, offer, give, stomach, erect, raise, kick in, provide, nominate, brook, set up, domiciliate, suffer, stand, rear, chip in, contribute, lend, bear

  10. nominate, put up, put forward(verb)

    propose as a candidate for some honor


    digest, abide, evoke, tolerate, put forward, support, house, tin, can, endure, appoint, post, stick out, call down, conjure, make, state, arouse, assert, offer, invoke, propose, conjure up, stomach, erect, raise, stir, provide, nominate, call forth, brook, set up, domiciliate, name, suffer, bring up, stand, rear, posit, contribute, constitute, submit, bear

How to use put up in a sentence?

  1. House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy:

    You do have to put up a wall.

  2. Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker:

    I said it's put up or shut up time.

  3. Jean Sibelius:

    No statue has ever been put up to a critic.

  4. House Speaker Rep. Paul Ryan:

    I put up with politics in order to do policy.

  5. Rick Camuglia:

    It was n’t a mistake to put up the billboard.

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How to say put up in sign language?

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