Show More, origin of put-up, first recorded in 180010; adj.
Verb Phrases put about, change direction, as on a course.
To nominate, promote, or support, as for a position: We put him forward for treasurer.Planned beforehand in a secret or crafty manner: a put-up job.Show More verb (used without object put, putting.Intransitive old-fashioned to sexo gratis chicas virgenes stay for a short time in a place that is not your home put up at/in : We put up at a cheap hotel.To provide (money contribute.To set out; depart: Dark clouds threatened as we put forth from the shore.To invest (often followed by in or into to put one's money in real estate; to put one's savings into securities.He put my failure to lack of experience.To confine in a jail or a mental institution: He was put away for four years.To go, move, or proceed: to put to sea.Put on, to clothe oneself with (an article of clothing).
Early 1800s Show More 3 Nominate, as in Tom put up Peter for president.
preserve (jam, jelly, etc.).
To put up with "tolerate, accept" (1755) was originally to put up, as in "to telefonos de putito en zona sur pocket." To put (someone) on "deceive" is from 1958.
Put to it, to be confronted with a problem; have difficulty: We were put to it to find the missing notebook.
Up (adj.) being or moving higher in position or greater in some value; being above a former position or level.Close, what are red words?Show More Online Etymology Dictionary, 2010 Douglas Harper Idioms and Phrases with put up put up 1 Erect, build; also, lift to a higher position.To put upon (someone) "play a trick on, impose on" is from 1690s.To put to death by humane means: The dog was so badly injured that the veterinarian had to put it away.