Put and Set up

Put

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Put verb – To arrange something in a certain spot or position.
Usage example: you can put this box next to the bookshelf

Set up is a synonym for put. In some cases you can use "Set up" instead a verb "Put".
Nearby Words: putting, putted
Synonyms for Put

Set up

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Set up verb – To arrange something in a certain spot or position.
Usage example: set up tables in the living room for the party

Put is a synonym for set up. You can use "Put" instead a verb "Set up".
Synonyms for Set up

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  • In the second season, he gets set up and put through a show trial after he shoots a cyborg criminal while off duty.
  • Stealth Pun The writers put in a joke (almost always a pun), but never make or put in a Punch Line or explicit statement, hiding it in the set up of the joke.
    Source: Stealth Pun
  • Series / ER The set up was a documentary crew put up cameras around the hospital to watch the staff.
    Source: Series / ER
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Set up and Put. (2016). Retrieved 2021, January 18, from https://thesaurus.plus/related/put/set_up
Put & Set up. N.p., 2016. Web. 18 Jan. 2021. <https://thesaurus.plus/related/put/set_up>.
Set up or Put. 2016. Accessed January 18, 2021. https://thesaurus.plus/related/put/set_up.

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