put-up


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put-up

(po͝ot′ŭp′)
adj. Informal
Planned or prearranged secretly: The theft was a put-up job.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.put-up - planned secretly; "it was a put-up job"
planned - designed or carried out according to a plan; "the planned outlays for new equipment"
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Translations

put-up

[ˈpʊtʌp] ADJ put-up jobchanchullo m
it was a put-up job to give him the postfue un chanchullo para darle el puesto
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

put-up

[ˈpʊtˌʌp] adj put-up job (fam) → montatura
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
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We took our bride-to-be to Rubens in Westgate for a hair 'put-up' and to get some ideas for her wedding day.
First stop was Rubens hair salon in Westgate, where stylists Emma Lendon and Aisha Lawrence gave Louise a glamorous 'put-up' by straightening her normally curly hair and pinning it into a smooth, chic style.
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New put-ups (syringes etc.), and the expansion of CMO cytotoxic offerings will continue to be driven by increased demand.
It can be used indoors or outdoors and is available in small put-ups or large put-ups to a maximum 1,000 continuous feet.
For campers and staff, Green River is a "No Discount" zone--"put-ups" rather than "put-downs" are encouraged.
Social and emotional learning, the increasingly common term for emotional intelligence instruction, can be a lesson on the hurtfulness of put-downs followed by discussions on ways to communicate "put-ups." It can be a regular morning meeting, in which students share such-personal feelings as the pain of their pet dying or the joy of a family outing.
It begins at the formation stage of group development by addressing cooperation issues such as using put-ups instead of put-downs, using active listening, and being able to work with anyone in the class.
You may also make the conversion of your nonwoven easier by providing specific put-ups and packaging that fit the customer's operation.