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  1. replace, put backverb

    put something back where it belongs

    "replace the book on the shelf after you have finished reading it"; "please put the clean dishes back in the cabinet when you have washed them"

    supervene upon, exchange, supercede, set back, knock back, supersede, supplant, replace, interchange, substitute

  2. set back, knock back, put backverb

    cost a certain amount

    "My daughter's wedding set me back $20,000"

    table, shelve, put over, postpone, remit, set back, put off, hold over, knock back, replace, prorogue, defer

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  1. rehome

    to rehome, sometimes we are placing things/people back to their original home or place.

    the illegal alien was rehomed (put back) to his native country.

    Submitted by rinat on July 7, 2017  

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. put back

    replace, restore, reinstate, retard, impede, delay, hinder

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  1. Donald Trump:

    Marco Rubio has a disaster on his finances -- he has a disaster on his credit cards, when you check his credit cards, take a look at what he has done with the Republican Party when he had access, what he had to put back in, and whether or not something should have happened.

  2. Todd Lowenstein:

    Could inflation become entrenched ? The Fed doesn't want to fight The Fed right now, but historically the issue is that inflation is like toothpaste in a tube. The Fed's impossible to put back.

  3. Saud Humaid Assubayii:

    He should not be put back. I don't think it's in the interest of Syria. I don't think it's in the interests of the region. It's only in the interest of a small group of people, of a very small minority.

  4. Robert Evans:

    Well, I can tell you, walking into the store... it was a little bit intimidating. A lot of mixed emotions, and through this process of rebuilding and getting the store put back together, you can see the laughter, the smiles and the applause between each other and support. That's what really makes it a good recovery.

  5. Marc Siegel:

    Rapid weight loss -- and especially extreme calorie restrictions accompanied by extreme exercise – [puts] a big strain on your metabolism and are bad for your health, weight loss should be more gradual. It is not surprising that when the extreme goal is removed that the body (and mind) fight back and weight is put back in a hurry.

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