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Definition of 'put down a marker'

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A lot of players were highly motivated, myself included, to put down a marker. Times, Sunday Times (2017)Nonetheless, it put down a marker for things to come. Times, Sunday Times (2012)These are the sort of games where you put down a marker. Times, Sunday Times (2007)It has already put down a marker by rebasing the dividend. Times, Sunday Times (2011)It presents the club, and me, with the chance to put down a marker. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Certainly, he put down a marker here. Times, Sunday Times (2010)How they had to put down a marker and go for it. The Sun (2013)Talk to him - honestly - about your feelings and suggest you put down a marker to discuss it again in a couple of years' time. The Sun (2014)Put down a marker that you and your boyfriend need to talk about his cutting the apron strings. The Sun (2015)But he should put down a marker, now, by stating that he will not seek office for more than two terms. Times, Sunday Times (2008)

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