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Synonyms for put back

cost a certain amount

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By the mother who bore you--for the love of Heaven--by your hope of salvation, I implore you to put back for the box!"
We made a determined effort to put back, but our little boat was like a feather in the breath of the tempest.
"Pardon me, monsieur," said D'Artagnan, who had profited by the moment he had been left alone to put back M.
A single comma, for which grammarians tell us to 'count one'!" (I felt no doubt that the Professor had kindly put back the time for me, to the exact point at which I had gone to sleep.)
And so he had been, I felt no doubt: only, as the time had been put back to the beginning of the tete-a-tete he referred to, the whole of it had passed into oblivion, if not into nothingness!
`Oh, I BEG your pardon!' she exclaimed in a tone of great dismay, and began picking them up again as quickly as she could, for the accident of the goldfish kept running in her head, and she had a vague sort of idea that they must be collected at once and put back into the jury-box, or they would die.
By that time the wind had freshened, and it was impossible to put back for him."
Then, in the evening when the assistants left, he had to put back the sheets on the models and the cases and `gang' the sweepers again.
Afterward the Gump was taken apart and I was put back on this wall; but I can still talk when I feel in the mood, which is not often."
Besides, Vasili Andreevich was putting his things on, so there was nothing for it but for Nikita to get up too, put back into the sugar-basin the lump of sugar he had nibbled all round, wipe his perspiring face with the skirt of his sheepskin, and go to put on his overcoat.
She put back the page of vellum in her writing-desk, locked it, and led the way to the door.
So the Minister had the bodies of his Majesty's Opposition embalmed and stuffed with straw, put back into the seats of power and nailed there.
I carefully put back all the objects in the dressing-case (beginning with the photograph) exactly as I had found them, and returned to the bedroom.
"Nay," said the King, drawing back, "I may not put back my cowl, for we seven have vowed that we will not show our faces for four and twenty hours." ,
Summary: Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], July 28 (ANI): Braving the rainfall, more than 300 Railway and contract workers on Sunday commenced restoration work at Badlapur-Karjat section to put back the train services especially the lifeline of Mumbai to normalcy.