Phrasal Verb 'Put up'

We have 5 phrasal verb definitions related to 'Put up'.

Put up

Allow someone to stay at your house for a night or a few days.

Example: She PUT me UP for the night because I'd missed the last bus and there were no night buses running.

Put up

Increase prices, taxes, duties, etc.

Example: The government has PUT tuition fees for undergraduate students UP again.

Put up

Show skill or determination in a contest, competition, fight, etc

Example: They PUT UP a great fight but lost.

Put up to

Encourage someone to do something

Example: His friends PUT him UP TO stealing it.

Put up with


Example: I can't PUT UP WITH my neighbour's noise any longer; it's driving me mad.