put back

Synonyms and related words:
about ship, aggravate, back and fill, bear away, bear off, bear to starboard, beat, beat about, beat back, beat off, block, box off, break, bring about, bring back, bring round, brush off, cant, cant round, cast, cast about, change course, change the heading, chase, chase away, chase off, check, come about, come back, come home, counter, cut, damage, deteriorate, dilapidate, dismiss, double, double a point, double back, drive away, drive back, embitter, endamage, exacerbate, extradite, fend, fend off, fetch about, give back, go about, go back, go home, gybe, harm, heave round, hinder, hold at bay, hold off, hurt, impair, injure, irritate, jibe, jibe all standing, keep at bay, keep off, make worse, miss stays, obstruct, pack off, parry, place in, ply, push back, put about, reactivate, rebuff, recommit, reconstitute, reconvert, recruit, reenact, reestablish, refill, reform, refuse, rehabilitate, reinstall, reinstate, reinstitute, reintegrate, reinvest, remand, remit, repatriate, repel, replace, replenish, repulse, restore, return, revest, round a point, send away, send back, send off, send packing, sheer, shift, slew, snub, spurn, stave off, stop, swerve, swing round, swing the stern, tack, take back, throw about, thrust back, turn, turn aside, turn back, veer, ward off, weaken, wear, wear ship, wind, worsen, yaw

Moby Thesaurus. . 1996.


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  • put back — index reconstitute, reinstate, renew (begin again), replace, restore (return) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton …   Law dictionary

  • put back — verb 1. put something back where it belongs (Freq. 2) 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 • Syn: ↑replace • Hypernyms: ↑put, ↑set, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • put back — phrasal verb [transitive] Word forms put back : present tense I/you/we/they put back he/she/it puts back present participle putting back past tense put back past participle put back 1) to put something in the place where it was before it was… …   English dictionary

  • put back — PHRASAL VERB To put something back means to delay it or arrange for it to happen later than you previously planned. [mainly BRIT] [V n P] There are always new projects which seem to put the reunion back further... [be V ed P] News conferences due …   English dictionary

  • put back — verb a) To return something to its original place. He carefully put the vase back on the shelf. b) To postpone an arranged event or appointment. The meeting has been put back to 5.00 pm …   Wiktionary

  • put back — phr verb Put back is used with these nouns as the object: ↑clock, ↑ear, ↑receiver, ↑seat, ↑sparkle …   Collocations dictionary

  • put back on — phr verb Put back on is used with these nouns as the object: ↑top …   Collocations dictionary

  • put back up — get/put (someone s) back up informal to do or say something which annoys someone. She put my back up immediately by interrupting everything I said …   New idioms dictionary

  • put back — he put the books back Syn: replace, return, restore, put away …   Thesaurus of popular words

  • put back — (Roget s IV) v. Syn. bring back, make restitution (for), put in (its) place; see replace 1 , return 2 …   English dictionary for students

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