Spanish translation of 'put by'
transitive verb + adverb
- (= save)
⇒ to have money put by
- (in shop)
⇒ I had it put by for you
se lo tenía guardado or reservado or apartado
Example Sentences Including 'put by'
`I suppose I've got enough money put by to last him some time: after all, I'd heard his wife's decision to leave him.To His Just Desserts
She had put by the money for them secretly, buying less food for the week and doing without when Nick was out of the house.The White Dove
I said,'We should always have something put by for a rainy day.MR STARLIGHT (2004)
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Translation of put by from the Collins English to Spanish Dictionary