Lord knows what I would have put up there if they would have that back in my day!
They could fix things and grow things and work with animals and do medical things and butcher pigs and put up preserves.
As Steve put up his street sign, people quickly gathered to take pictures.
And when we had Pride, we put up signs and some people would take them down.
Powell possessed a powerful sense of loyalty and duty and patriotism, all of which meant that he was willing to put up with a lot.
I need a blacksmith, and if I can't get a real one I'll put up with an imitation.
Those content to put up with the worst may exist upon the half.
This place we thought the Shelleys might put up with for the summer.
Oh, well, what's good enough for the President I can put up with for a couple of days.
No one offered to put up the two cents and so the curtain was saved.
late Old English *putian, implied in putung "instigation, an urging," literally "a putting;" related to pytan "put out, thrust out" (of eyes), probably from a Germanic stem that also produced Danish putte "to put," Swedish dialectal putta; Middle Dutch pote "scion, plant," Dutch poten "to plant," Old Norse pota "to poke."
Meaning "act of casting a heavy stone overhead" (as a trial of strength) is attested from c.1300. Obsolete past tense form putted is attested 14c.-15c. To put down "end by force or authority" (a rebellion, etc.) is from c.1300. Adjective phrase put out "angry, upset" is first recorded 1887; to put out, of a woman, "to offer oneself for sex" is from 1947. To put upon (someone) "play a trick on, impose on" is from 1690s. To put up with "tolerate, accept" (1755) was originally to put up, as in "to pocket." To put (someone) on "deceive" is from 1958.
To contribute or pay money, esp money bet or promised (1865+)